American Consulate in Zurich, the business capital of Switzerland, was evacuated because of a security threat. On Monday morning, around 07:45 local time, the employees of this institution found at the entrance to the building a suspicious plastic bag.
They called the police conducted an investigation and announced that employees and visitors can return, writes on Monday, November 20, Swiss news portal Blick, which is headquartered in Zurich.
The article notes that the package designed for shopping, was written by anti-American slogans and the words «special forces». The Consulate building is located on the shore of the lake in the Seefeld area.
At the scene working employees of the forensic medical examination, and within a few hours this quarter was blocked to vehicles and pedestrians.