In Saratov airport was evacuated after a call of «mining»

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Passengers and employees of the Saratov airport on Sunday evening was evacuated after a false report about mining, the threat was not confirmed, reported in a press-service of JSC «Saratov airlines».

You personally touched a telephone threat about a mining of buildings in Russian cities?

  • Yes, I was(uh) in one of these buildings during evacuation
  • I personally have not seen(eh), but family and friends got under evacuation
  • Learned(a) about the incident from the news
  • Not heard anything(a) about the evacuation

Results

  • 11.2%

    Yes, I was(uh) in one of these buildings during evacuation

  • 10.4%

    I personally have not seen(eh), but family and friends got under evacuation

  • 66.3%

    Learned(a) about the incident from the news

  • 12.1%

    Not heard anything(a) about the evacuation

All prosegregation according to the press service, an anonymous call about «mining» came to the airport «Saratov-Central» on Sunday, 18.08 local time (17.08 GMT), after which the passengers and employees of the airport were evacuated and security forces held the building.

«Data on mining of the building of the airport «Saratov-Central» received anonymously turned out to be false. The airport works in a regular mode», — noted in the company.

Unprecedented wave of telephone terrorism began in Russia on September 11. During this time in 180 cities of the country was mined about 3.5 thousand buildings. A mass evacuation has affected a total of nearly 2.5 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 in December, Deputy interior Minister Igor Zubov, the damage from telephone terrorism in the country is already billions of rubles. The Agency believes this is a real cyber attack on Russia, made, for the most part, from places of concentration of terrorists in Syria, but also Turkey, Ukraine, USA and Canada. In fact, false reports of terrorism instituted almost 3 thousand criminal cases. In any case, the bomb threat was not confirmed.

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