The United States Embassy in Bern, Switzerland, has issued a security alert after reports of an explosion near its consular agency in Geneva.
“There are reports of an explosion in the area around the Consular Agency” on Rue François-Versonnex 7, CH-1207, Geneva, the alert advises.
“Avoid the area and seek shelter if in vicinity. Follow advice of security personnel.”
People are advised to “Monitor local media for information”, “Keep a low proifle” and “Avoid crowds and demonstrations.”