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live A grenade in the offices of the newspaper Kathimerini and Sky TV and radio

17 June 2012 / 13:06:48  GRReporter
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The building, located in the Athens neighbourhood Faliro has been evacuated. The grenade failed to explode. It was found by the security guards of the building in the yard around 13.00 o’clock at noon. Police is at the scene and is inspecting. According to initial reports we are talking about a grenade produced in the former communist bloc. It was thrown from the same place, from which on the 5th of June were thrown Molotof cocktails.


The police just found another grenade in the yard of Sky TV. According to the official release of the police forces this night after about 1.00 o’clock an unknown person has warned by the telephone that a bomb will explode in the office of the television. The police inspected the premises but didn’t find anything and concluded that it was a farce. Later, accidentally they discovered the first grenade. In the early afternoon there was a second anonymous telephone call, warning about the second grenade.

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