The weapon exploded near the Greek Ministry of Labor in central Athens, Greek public television ERT reported.
According to the channel, the explosive mixture was placed at the intersection of Stadiou and Pesmazoglou streets. The newspaper Efimerida ton Syndacton received a warning about the explosion 40 minutes before the explosion occurred, at 0:49 (1:49 Moscow time). The area was then cordoned off by police.
“At 01:29, the explosive mechanism exploded, causing material damage,” the report said.
According to ERT, a bag with an explosive device was left at the fence in front of the bank opposite the Ministry of Labor. Forensics are at the scene and an investigation is underway.
A still unknown organization calling itself “Revolutionary Class Self-Defense” took responsibility for this act of terror.
Earlier it was reported that after an attack on a 14-year-old girl in the city of Shchelkovo, the police quickly responded and detained one of the criminals. More about this read the material Public News Service.
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