Scottish parliament evacuated, police on scene

By REUTERS
November 7, 2017 14:25
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EDINBURGH, November 7 - The Scottish parliament was evacuated on Tuesday as police dealt with an incident.

"An incident has occurred requiring the evacuation of the MSP building at Holyrood," the parliament said in a statement. "The police are in attendance at the scene."

A BBC reporter said on Twitter that a package containing white powder had been sent to a lawmaker.


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