Photo: Maksim Blinov / RIA Novosti
Employee of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow tried to smuggle in the Luggage in the capital’s Sheremetyevo airport with mortar mine fuse, but no explosives. This was announced by the Russian foreign Ministry, reports TASS.
The projectile found the entrance to terminal D and withdrew, after which the American flew to new York. Bomb experts confirmed that it is indeed mine. Despite the fact that explosives, traces of it found within the body.
On Smolensk square said that the US diplomatic missions informed about the incident. Moscow called the incident a provocation. “Given higher attention in the United States after the terrorist attacks of 2001 is given to ensuring the safety of air transport, he simply could not understand that the mine in the baggage is very serious”, — said the Agency.
“We hope the U.S. Embassy will explain the behavior of its employees”, — quotes RIA Novosti the representative of the Russian foreign Ministry.
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