Botkin hospital in Moscow after the call about checking on «mining»

© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikova in photobacteria ambulance from the city hospital named after S. P. Botkin. Archive photoBotkin hospital in Moscow after the call about checking on «mining»© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikovite the image Bank

Police dog handlers are checking the Botkin hospital in Northern Moscow, the evacuation is not carried out, the correspondent of RIA Novosti from the event.

Earlier on Monday reported about the checks after anonymous calls for «mining» of more than 20 buildings in the capital, including the state Duma and public reception of the Federation Council, several district councils and premises of the architectural Committee.

Nurses asked patients to leave the chambers and not to go out in the corridors until the police dog will not inspect the floor, with no announcement about what exactly is looking for the outfit, it was not.

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 are initiated almost 3 thousand criminal cases. In any case, the bomb threat was not confirmed.