Larnaca airport evacuated

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Larnaca airport evacuated
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An evacuation was ordered at Larnaca airport after authorities were alerted of a suspicious object that resembled an explosive device.

The suspicious object, said to resemble a shoebox wrapped tightly in duct tape, was found in a trash can in the departure hall of Larnaca Airport, near the check-in counters at around 7:15pm.

An evacuation of the departure hall was ordered immediately, until investigations were made and bomb disposal experts ascertained whether the object was harmless.

Around 8:30pm, police spokesperson Andreas Angelides said that bomb disposal experts confirmed the object...

Larnaca airport evacuated

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