German Chancellor Angela Merkel office sealed off due to suspicious package in the morning on 6 January 2016.
The office of German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been sealed off after the discovery of a suspicious package, as per the sources.
“We are investigating a suspicious package,” a police spokesman told sources. An eyewitness also informed the agency there were four yellow plastic crates visible in the sealed-off area.
The news comes as Europe is on high alert over a sharp rise in terrorist attacks – the most recent major one being the November 2015 attacks in Paris, which claimed 130 lives. Since then, a string of threats and alerts have been coming in across the continent.