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Bomb found under car of senior official entering the compound of the Albanian prime minister

Police and officials inspect the car of Besnik Dervishi, a prefect, senior executive official of a southwestern district, in which police found 200 grams of C4 explosive, two detonators and a cell phone while entering the government’s main building in capital Tirana Friday, Dec. 13, 2013.(AP Photo/Hektor Pustina)
December 13, 2013 - 6:37 AM

TIRANA, Albania - Police in Albania said they have found a bomb under the car of a senior official as it entered the compound of the office of Prime Minister Edi Rama.

Security officials on Friday called in bomb disposal officers, who found 200 grams (7 ounces) of C4 explosive, two detonators and a cellphone attached under the car of Besnik Dervishi, regional governor of the southwestern Vlore district.

Authorities did not have any immediate further details.

News from © The Associated Press, 2013
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