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Switzerland: Geneva airport heightens security after phone call threat01:30

Switzerland: Geneva airport heightens security after phone call threat

Switzerland, Geneva
July 27, 2016 at 18:17 GMT +00:00 · Published

Police stepped up security at Geneva's Cointrin airport, Wednesday, following an anonymous threat made by phone call.

Following information about a potential threat, received by the French police, the Swiss Police have increased security checks indefinitely.

An investigation has been launched by the French police, who report that the situation is under control, despite warnings of flight delays.

Switzerland: Geneva airport heightens security after phone call threat01:30
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Police stepped up security at Geneva's Cointrin airport, Wednesday, following an anonymous threat made by phone call.

Following information about a potential threat, received by the French police, the Swiss Police have increased security checks indefinitely.

An investigation has been launched by the French police, who report that the situation is under control, despite warnings of flight delays.

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