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Swiss police lift U.S. consular office evacuation
November 20, 2017 / 10:39 AM / 25 days ago

Swiss police lift U.S. consular office evacuation

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss police declared the U.S. consular office building in Zurich as safe, saying a “suspicious object” discovered on Monday morning that had prompted a brief evacuation of two buildings was found to be harmless.

A street blockade was lifted and people were allowed to re-enter the buildings, Zurich municipal police said.

Reporting by John Miller; Editing by Peter Graff

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