Police give all clear at mall in Russian World Cup city after bomb threat

Police give all clear at mall in Russian World Cup city after bomb threat

SAMARA, Russia (Reuters) - Russian police carried out checks at a shopping mall in the soccer World Cup host city of Samara after receiving a bomb threat on Thursday, but found nothing dangerous on the premises, police told Reuters.

Three shopping malls and a hospital in Samara were evacuated after the threats was phoned in, local media reported.

(Reporting by Jack Tarrant and Maria Kiselyova; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by Andrew Roche)

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Updated Date: Jun 29, 2018 02:05 AM

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