Larnaca airport evacuated due to suspicious object

Larnaca airport evacuated due to suspicious object

ATHENS, 18 Mar — RIA Novosti, Gennady Melnik. Passengers and employees of the airport of Larnaca in Cyprus on Saturday evening was evacuated due to a suspicious package in the departure hall stands near Israeli airlines, according to the Cypriot newspaper “Kathimerini”.

A suspicious package wrapped in adhesive tape, was discovered near a Luggage weighing about seven o’clock in the evening (20.00 GMT). At a place called the bomb squad, police, fire.

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While there was no official information from the airport authorities about the causes of evacuation.

For Israeli flights at the airport has a special security mode.