ROME BLAST

  • Anarchists claim responsibility for Rome blasts December 24, 2010

    Rome: An Italian anarchist group has claimed responsibility for two parcel bombings that targeted the Swiss and Chilean embassies in Rome on Thursday, the Italian news agency Ansa reported. A statement to that effect was recovered from a small box found next to one of the two embassy workers who were...
  • Two packages explode at two embassies in Rome December 23, 2010

    Rome: Bombs exploded at two embassies in Rome on Thursday, police said. The first explosion, a package bomb at the Swiss Embassy, seriously wounded the person who opened it, police said. A second bomb exploded at the Chilean Embassy shortly afterwards, wounding one person, who has been taken to the hospital, police...
  • Rome: Blast at Swiss embassy, 1 injured December 23, 2010

    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...