Just half an hour ago, a suspicious package found in the Westminster district has been removed, as reported by the bitumen police through its Twitter account: “Police have removed a suspicious package from #Whitehall. Specialist officers attended and made the safe package after they were informed at 15: 01hrs (16.01 in Spain). The cord has been lifted. The consultations continue. The public is thanked for their patience.
Police have removed a suspicious package from #Whitehall.
Specialist officers attended and made the package safe after they were informed at 15: 01hrs.
The cordon has now been lifted.
The public are thanked for their patience.— MPS Westminster (@MPSWestminster)
October 18, 2019 According to Reuters, police closed the access roads to the Westminster district. At this time the police cordon would have been lifted without any incident.
The event occurs when all eyes are on the British Parliament, where tomorrow the exit agreement reached by Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the European Union will be voted. . (tagsToTranslate) package (t) suspect (t) london