Report: 100 hydroelectric plant workers evacuated from site after bomb threat reported

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 29, 2016 08:09

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

More than 100 hydroelectric plant workers were evacuated from their work site located near the Russian city of Novosibrisk Friday morning after local emergency services operators received a warning about possible explosive devices being placed on the premises, according to Russia Today.

A spokesperson for the plant released a statement shortly after the incident was reported, stating that emergency services specialists received a message concerning the matter. The spokesperson noted, however, no explosive devices were yet to be discovered.

Related Content

Breaking news
August 19, 2018
Pompeo: 'time for peace' as Afghanistan announces ceasefire with Taliban

By REUTERS