IED goes off in Athens

first_imgAn explosive device has detonated outside the Korydallou maximum security prison, injuring one person.It exploded after an anonymous tip-off to Greek media outlets Eleftherotypia daily newspaper and Alter television station.They reported the bomb had been placed outside a disused section of the prison, hidden in a travel bag.It is believed a young woman was injured by shattered glass.Political bombings are common in Greece.They are usually designed to avoid causing injury.Far-left or anarchist extremeist groups often claim responsibility. Facebook Twitter: @NeosKosmos Instagramlast_img read more