On Friday, June 2, in the evening, in German Nurburg was to start a rock festival Rock and Ring. However, after local police received a warning of a possible terrorist threat, was evacuated spectators.
In a statement the regional police Department emphasizes that the reason for the evacuation became the «specific information».
Whether to continue the festival, which was to go from Friday through Sunday, police will decide on Saturday. It was expected that the Rock and Ring festival, which this year is held for the thirtieth time, will be visited by about 85 thousand people.
Of particular concern is the fact that the warning about a possible terrorist attack in Nurburg obtained through only ten days after the suicide bombing attacks perpetrated in the evening of may 22 during the concert of American singer Ariana Grande stadium Manchester Arena. Victims of this attack were 22 people, more than 60 were injured.