In Krasnoyarsk there are checks in large shopping centres after reports of «mining»

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Panayotounakos winter. Archival photoIn Krasnoyarsk there are checks in large shopping centres after reports of «mining»© RIA Novosti / Alexander Paniotov

Security forces and police are Saturday check upon receipt of reports of alleged «suspicious objects» in places of a mass congestion of people, said RIA Novosti head of the press service of the regional Glaucus Ministry of internal Affairs Vladimir Yurchenko.

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.

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