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Explosion near migration offices in Germany

The scene of the incident near the migration centre
The scene of the incident near the migration centre

German media are reporting an explosion near a migration office in Zirndorf, Germany.

Early reports indicate the blast could have been caused by a suitcase filled with aerosols.

There are no reports of casualties at this time and it is understood the explosion took place on a public path near the migration office front entrance.

The Bavarian interior ministry has said it was a ‘very small explosion’.

Germany has been on heightened alert since a gunman’s attack in Munich last week and a series of other terrorist related incidents across the country.

Zirndorf is just to the south of Nuremberg
Zirndorf is just to the south of Nuremberg

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