Rome: One person was seriously injured on Thursday when a parcel exploded at the Swiss embassy in Rome, Carabinieri police officials said.
The man, an embassy employee, was taken to Rome's Umberto I hospital where he was being treated, an official told DPA.
Police were examining the scene of the blast which took place in Rome's Parioli neighbourhood.
A parcel exploded at the Swiss embassy in Rome, injuring an embassy employee.
The Swiss foreign ministry in Berne said it was looking into the incident.