STOCKHOLM — Police in Sweden stated a bag was present in a downtown Stockholm park throughout an annual cultural pageant and added that the Nationwide Bomb Squad investigated. Police declined to touch upon its contents however the Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet stated it contained a bomb.
The discovering prompted police to cordon off the realm whereas site visitors was briefly re-directed. Police stated Monday that “the technical investigation has been accomplished” however declined to touch upon what the bag contained.
Aftonbladet stated it was a bomb and it was discovered close to the Cafe Opera, a well-known nightclub.
The five-day Stockholm Tradition Pageant ended Sunday with a live performance by Iranian pop singer Ebi, whose actual title is Ebrahim Hamedi and who’s a identified Iranian dissident. The free pageant included musical acts, actions, performances and hangouts in six areas throughout the Swedish capital.