Photo Source: Twitter/ Policia Nacional
Madrid, April 16: A skyscraper in Madrid that houses the British, Dutch, Australian and Canadian embassies were being evacuated on Tuesday over a bomb threat, police said.
"A bomb threat was received... Evacuation has started, we have to work and do checks," a police spokesman told AFP.
TEDAX bomb disposal officers are currently using sniffer dogs and following protocol.
The Australian embassy said on Twitter that it would "remain closed for the rest of today, Tuesday 16 April, until further notice."
"We urge any person inside the building or in the vicinity to follow the instructions given out by security personnel", Madrid Municipal Police said on social media.