CONSULATES AND EMBASSIES IN AUSTRALIA EVACUATED AFTER SUSPICIOUS PACKAGES FOUND

The Daily Caller | 1/9/2019 | Staff
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A number of foreign consulates in Australia were evacuated Wednesday after receiving suspicious packages containing potentially “hazardous material.”

The foreign consulates of Germany, Italy, France, Spain, India and South Korea were evacuated as police and ambulatory crews arrived at the various consulates located in Melbourne and Canberra, ABC News reported Wednesday. U.S. and Swiss missions officials also received suspicious packages, according to authorities.

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The “Asbestos” labeled packages contained sandwich bags with a kind of fibrous material, according to an employee in New Zealand’s consulate located in Melbourne.

Suspicious packages were also sent to the Israeli Embassy in Canberra and to the diplomatic offices of Greece, France and Hong Kong.

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Victoria police believe the packages were delivered to specific targets. No one has been injured.

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