Posts tagged as Bomb

Bomb found in Vilnius

Friday, November 15, 2019

An aviation bomb was found and later neutralised in the Žverynas area of Vilnius on Thursday night, the 15min.lt news website reports. Before midnight on Thursday, bomb disposal specialists removed the bomb’s fuse, which was in the active position and posed a threat of explosion. Buildings and streets as well as a shopping mall had to be evaluated after the bomb was discovered. “Since the Panorama shopping mall got into…

Bomb attack hits police bus in southern Turkey

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

A bomb attack hit a bus carrying police in the southern Turkish province of Adana on Wednesday morning and some people were wounded, security sources said. CNN Turk broadcast video of a badly damaged bus surrounded by debris and other damaged vehicles under a pedestrian overpass in the area of Yuregir in Adana. The sources said ambulances took the wounded to hospitals in the area. Armed police sealed off the…

Mass email bomb threats to shopping malls on Sunday, continue into Monday

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Several large shopping malls in Tallinn received bomb threats on Sunday and Monday, causing disruption to businesses. The threats were made via email, ERR’s Estonian news reports. According to the head of the Criminal Bureau at the Police and Border Guard Board (PPA) Northern Prefecture Urmet Tambre, the wave is part of a general trend which has affected neighbouring countries as well. Bomb disposal experts investigated the malls threatened on…

Bomb explosion rips through Athens TV station

Monday, December 17, 2018

A bomb explosion ripped through the offices of Greek television station Skai TV in Athens in the early hours of Monday morning. No injuries were reported, however, the force of the blast caused “extensive damage” to the station, Skai TV reported. Two other broadcast stations, Zougla.gr and ANT1, said they received anonymous phone calls at 1.45 a.m. local time, warning that a bomb would explode at the Skai TV office in a further 45 minutes.…