© REUTERS / Kevin CoombsПолиция at the Time Warner Center in new York, where the CNN© REUTERS / Kevin Coombs
. Intercepted by the U.S. Secret service explosive device addressed to a number of politicians, primitive, but workable, reported CNN, citing law enforcement sources.
It is noted that at least one of the bombs contained submunitions, in particular, broken glass.
The TV channel did not specify which of the four devices was told by his interlocutor, but notes that they are similar on the device.
The area around the Time Warner Centre in new York city is still cordoned off. pic.twitter.com/pRY841p2oZ
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Anxiety in Washington and new York
Previously, the Secret service reported that it had intercepted two explosive devices sent by post to ex-US President Barack Obama and former Secretary of state Hillary Clinton. Another expected the explosive device was taken to the Time Warner Center in new York, where the office of the TV channel CNN. It was addressed to the former Director of the CIA, John Brennan. The building was evacuated.
On Monday, an explosive device was found in a mailbox near the home of us billionaire George Soros in new York.
In addition, the channel reported, citing White house spokesman Sarah Sanders, President Donald trump was informed about the incident.
Residents of the area near the building of the Time Warner Center in new York, come SMS with a call not to leave the house. Previously the building itself, where, incidentally, located broadcaster CNN, was evacuated. pic.twitter.com/MrjiGIXBAK
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