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Bali international airport receives bomb threat

06-01-2011 17:09 BJT

JAKARTA, June 1 (Xinhua) -- The international airport of Ngurah Rai in Bali received a bomb threat on Wednesday, an official at the airport said.

Police are combing and carrying out an investigation at the airport to ensure the validity of the threat, Ngurah Wijano official at the airport told Xinhua by phone.

"Yes, there is a bomb threat at this airport. I arrived at the airport at about 13:00 p.m. here and I saw many policemen," he said.

Ngurah Rai airport is a main airport for tourists at the resort island of Bali.

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: Xinhua

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