Information about the mining of seven shopping centers in Voronezh turned out to be false

© Fotolia / MulderphotoВоронеж. Archival photoInformation about the mining of seven shopping centers in Voronezh turned out to be false© Fotolia / Mulderphoto

Experts found no explosives in seven shopping centers in Voronezh, where on Saturday evening held a mass evacuation after calls with reports of mining, said Sunday RIA Novosti the representative of the interior Ministry of the region.

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. Evaluation of the special services, the costs of «mining» amounted to 150 million rubles.

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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