Sofia's Main Courthouse Closed over Bomb Threat Yet Again

Crime | March 28, 2013, Thursday // 10:12
Bulgaria: Sofia's Main Courthouse Closed over Bomb Threat Yet Again The latest bomb threat phone call has disrupted once again the schedule of the main courthouse in the Bulgarian capital. File photo

The main courthouse in Bulgaria's capital Sofia was closed once again on Thursday due to an anonymous bomb threat.

The bomb alert was received at approximately 8:50 EET on Thursday. The building was evacuated and police arrived to conduct a search.

An increased number of bomb threats for shopping centers, courts and schools in Sofia and several other major Bulgarian cities were registered in the last few months.

Sofia's main courthouse has been the target of anonymous bomb threats particularly often. It was last evacuated on Monday.

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