Minor Explosion Outside "Konstantinos Mitsotakis" Foundation in Athens


The building of "Konstantinos Mitsotakis" Foundation at Thiseio, Athens. (Photo by Eurokinissi/Yiannis Panagopoulos)

ATHENS - A makeshift incendiary device containing several gas canisters, two of which exploded, was placed outside the "Konstantinos Mitsotakis" Foundation at Thiseio, Athens, on Friday evening, police reported.

Only minor damages were caused by the two canisters, while the police's explosives disposal unit is investigating the area and what is left of the incendiary device, police added.