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Breaking News: Police sweep Rome embassies after double bombing

Rome (CNN) -- Police launched a city-wide inspection of embassies after bombs exploded at two embassies Thursday, injuring one person at each. "There is serious threat against foreign embassies in Rome," Foreign Minister Franco Frattini told reporters after the explosions. "It is too early to know the origin of the threat. We are checking all the embassies in Rome and the Italian embassies abroad for suspicious packages. We should avoid being alarmist. The police are investigating the situation," he said. The first explosion, a package bomb at the Swiss Embassy, seriously wounded the person who opened it, police said. A second bomb exploded at the Chilean Embassy shortly afterwards, wounding one person, who was taken to a hospital, according to police. Italian special police stand in front of the Swiss Embassy in Rome after a packaged exploded injuring one person. And a "suspicious package" was found at the Ukrainian Embassy in the Italian capital, police said, but it turned out not to be dangerous. Police began their sweeps of all embassies and consulates after the blasts, they said. Many countries have two diplomatic missions in the city -- one to the Italian state and a separate one to the Vatican. Bomb threats were phoned to City Hall and to another government office in Rome, the mayor's office said. No bombs have been found in either location. There has been no claim of responsibility for the attacks. The bombings come a day after police blanketed Rome in heavy <b>...</b>
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