‘Letter bomb’ explodes at IMF office in Paris

A woman has been injured after an explosion at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) offices in Paris. French media reported that the person had opened a letter addressed to a senior IMF official that contained an explosive substance, burning her hands and face. A spokesperson for the Paris prefecture of police said: “An operation is underway for a person injured by a suspicious package with, according to preliminary information, a firework inside.”

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.independent.co.uk

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