ECB Building In Frankfurt Evacuated, Affecting 'limited' Staff: Spokeswoman

By Carla MozeeMarketsMarketWatch Pulse

A European Central Bank building in Frankfurt was evacuated Friday as a precautionary measure directed by local authorities, a spokeswoman at the central bank said Friday. The directive was made under precaution related to a construction site near the ECB's Japan Center building, the spokeswoman said. A "limited" number of staff were affected. She was unable to say if the matter was terrorism related.

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