Explosive correspondence at IMF and German Finance Ministry

Letter explodes at International Monetary Fund offices in Paris

A letter exploded when it was opened at the International Monetary Fund offices in central Paris, injuring one person in the face .

Police said there had been telephone threats against the IMF but it was not clear if they were linked to the explosive device. It was not also unclear who had sent the device.


Package containing explosive material discovered in German Finance Ministry

German police have said a package containing explosives was delivered to Germany’s Finance Ministry. Germany’s Federal Criminal Police Office has seized and destroyed the package. No injuries have been reported.

h/t DM