On Saturday evening, August 12, the police evacuated all passengers of the Kaliningrad airport “Khrabrovo”, reports RIA “Novosti” citing a source in law enforcement bodies. According to the Agency, the people brought out of the building after receiving reports that the airport is mined.
Official comments from the local Department of the Ministry of internal Affairs of the Russian Federation in connection with the incident to date, was not.
The evacuation of the airport also reported portal “New Kaliningrad” with reference to eyewitnesses. “We are taken to the station square. Police with dogs everywhere. Firefighters arrived,” said the passenger.
He later said that at first the police took people directly from the terminal, and then the guards began to evacuate the aircraft. In one of the planes, he said, included the dogs.
“It’s very sloppy. The feeling that you don’t have instructions. People don’t say anything,” complained an eyewitness.