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One hurt in letter bomb blast at IMF's Paris office: police

AFP | 2017-03-16 14:15:15.0
Police outside the International Monetary Fund (IMF) offices where an envelope exploded in Paris, France, March 16, 2017.
Image by: PHILIPPE WOJAZER / REUTERS

An employee at the Paris offices of the International Monetary Fund was injured in the hands and face after opening a letter which exploded on Thursday, police said.

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Police outside the International Monetary Fund (IMF) offices where an envelope exploded in Paris, France, March 16, 2017.       REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

Several people were evacuated from the building "as a precaution", a police source said.

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Police outside the International Monetary Fund (IMF) offices where an envelope exploded in Paris, France, March 16, 2017.  REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer  

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REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

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REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

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