Schiphol Airport Evacuated Due To Bomb Threat


Salon Staff
February 13, 2012 4:00PM (UTC)

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Airport police say they have evacuated most of Amsterdam's busy Schiphol Airport after receiving a bomb threat.

Spokesman Martijn Beelen says two departure halls have been evacuated and police are investigating the threat that was received Monday morning.

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It was not immediately clear if the threat had caused planes to be diverted.

Schiphol is one of Europe's busiest aviation hubs.


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