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Russia's land was threatened by "fraud" and about 50,000 people were evacuated

Xinhua News Agency, Moscow, February 5th, the Russian Central Federal District was threatened with fraud on the 5th, and about 50,000 people were evacuated.

According to Russian media reports, due to the anonymous threat, it was said that the explosive device was placed. As of 18:00 local time on the 5th, there were 119 public places in Moscow, and more than 30,000 people were evacuated. In addition, 82 facilities were inspected elsewhere in the Russian Federal District and 19,000 people were evacuated.

This incident has affected the gathering places of schools, shopping centers, business centers and hospitals, and the Moscow State Government Building has also been threatened. After careful investigation, the police confirmed that the incident was a false bomb threat.

Since September 2017, Russia's threat of fraud has increased dramatically, causing huge economic losses. Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed laws to increase the crackdown on telephone terrorism and increase the maximum sentence for related crimes from five years to 10 years.

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