RealNews

Bomb threats sent to 11 Tokyo hospitals

Eleven hospitals in Tokyo have received bomb threats, Kyodo news agency said amid heightened security ahead of a weekend general election. The University of Tokyo Hospital and 10 other university hospitals in Tokyo received threatening letters earlier this month saying they would be bombed within 45 days, Kyodo said, quoting police. No demands were made in the letters and no suspicious objects have been found at the hospitals and that the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department had launched an investigation. Japan has been tightening security ahead of a general election on September 11 and in the wake of a reported warning that al-Qaeda might be preparing to attack an Asian city. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.