Bomb alert at two banks in the capital of Moldova. In the afternoon of the same day, the President of Romania was expected in Kishinev
The police was alerted by the security staff of the two banks, who received mobile texts informing them that the headquarters of the two institutions had bombs planted inside. All verification procedures are to be applied. BombTeh engineers and a forensic team were sent in. We are waiting for their conclusion
spokesperson of the Municipality of Kishinev
One of the two banks is located on Columna Street and the other on Banulescu-Bodoni Street. Banulescu-Bodoni Street is one of the roads where traffic was closed from 15.00 p.m. because of Iohannis’ visit.
On Tuesday and Wednesday, Romanian President Klaus Iohannis is taking an official visit to Moldova. The head of state has on his agenda discussions with his Moldovan counterpart, with the Prime Minister, but also with the leaders of the main political parties.