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Official: Package bomb sent to Greek Embassy in Paris, no injuries or damages
PARIS (AP) ' An official at the Greek Embassy in Paris says a package bomb was sent to the embassy but was discovered by authorities and safely disabled.
The official said it caused no injuries or damages. The official said the package arrived Monday with no external markings, prompting suspicious embassy staff to call the police.
French police arrived and discovered a low-power explosive device inside, and detonated it under controlled conditions, the official said.
The embassy was evacuated for about 40 minutes, the official said. The official was not authorized to be publicly named.
The origin of the package was unclear.