After reports about a bomb threat in Moscow evacuated 20 thousand people

Evacuation in the Moscow Institute of physics and technology

More than 20 thousand people were evacuated because of reports of threats of bombings in various public places in Moscow. On Wednesday, 13 September, TASS announced in the emergency services of the capital.

“After reports of bomb threats evacuation is carried out at more than 30 facilities,” — said the Agency interlocutor.

He noted that the majority of reports about mining for shopping centers, including the “Afimall city”, “metropolis”, “City”, GUM, “Festival”, “Warsaw” and “Tanners”. Also people are brought out of the hotels “Cosmos” and “Star” at ENEA, the “Azimut hotel” in the Olympic Avenue and the building of the First Moscow medical University named after Sechenov on Malaya Trubetskaya street. In addition, unknown reported that explosions can occur in Kiev and Kazan station of capital, however there evacuation was conducted.

As reported “” a source in law enforcement bodies, the police found that calls were made with the help of services of the Internet telephony at different times and from different places. According to him, the incident may be a reaction to a large number of publications in the media about a wave of telephone terrorism in Russia.