Eiffel Tower area evacuated briefly after bag filled with ammunition found: police
PARIS (Reuters) - The Paris Champ de Mars park around the Eiffel Tower was evacuated briefly following the discovery of a bag filled with ammunition, a police spokesman said on Tuesday. He added that the evacuation of the park was over now
PARIS (Reuters) - The Paris Champ de Mars park around the Eiffel Tower was evacuated briefly following the discovery of a bag filled with ammunition, a police spokesman said on Tuesday.
He added that the evacuation of the park was over now.
Earlier, police said the area around the Arc de Triomphe had been evacuated following a bomb threat. Police are continuing the search there.
(Reporting by Geert De Clercq; Editing by Alison Williams)
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