In Blagoveshchensk evacuated shopping malls after calls of «mining»

© RIA Novosti / Igor Alienability in fotobounce the city of Blagoveshchensk. Archival photoIn Blagoveshchensk evacuated shopping malls after calls of «mining»© RIA Novosti / Igor Ajankohtaista the image Bank

Several shopping centers are «mined» on Friday in Blagoveshchensk, after checking the information on explosives was not confirmed, told RIA Novosti source in the emergency services of the Amur region.

«I received anonymous calls about «mining», all the teams went to the scene, after examination, shopping centers and evacuation explosive device not found», — the interlocutor told.

Local media reported that on Friday in Blagoveshchensk evacuated from the Central Department store, shopping centers, «real», «completely», «Flagman» and «Amur fair».

A wave of telephone terrorism began in Russia on September 11, this time in 180 cities of Russia were «mined» almost 3.5 thousand buildings. A mass evacuation has affected 2,43 million people. According to the Moscow Department of the FSB, a wave of anonymous calls covered 75 of the 85 regions of Russia.

As stated by Deputy interior Minister Igor Zubov, the damage from telephone terrorism in the country is already estimated at several billion rubles. The Agency considers a cyber attack on Russia a wave of false reports about the threat of explosions. The main part of the calls came from places of concentration of terrorists in Syria, but also Turkey, Ukraine, USA and Canada. In fact, false reports of terrorism in this year was initiated almost 3 thousand criminal cases. In any case, the bomb threat was not confirmed.