Bomb alarm and evacuation at the headquarters of the ministry of health in Rome. Morning of passion for the employees of the health center. An alarm went off around 9 in the morning and returned at 14, after the checks by the carabinieri which gave a negative result. According to what is learned, an anonymous phone call had arrived at the switchboard of the dicastery which indicated the presence of a bomb both in the main office on Lungotevere Ripa, in Trastevere, and in the branch office at Eur, in Viale Ribotta.
The ministry employees were thus sent out. On the spot there are the bomb squads of the carabinieri of the provincial command of Rome. The state police were also present. This morning a bomb alert also went off in a school in Torrenova. At 2 pm the alarm returned, as confirmed by the Minister of Health, Roberto Speranza: “Fortunately, the alarm returned this morning. I just want to say thanks to all the women and men of the Ministry of Health who do a job every day. extraordinary for our country “.
The national federations of the orders of doctors and dentists and nursing professions have expressed total solidarity for the incident “with the minister of health and with all the employees of the ministry and absolutely condemn the bomb alarm that forced all employees of the ministry to leave the offices for the whole morning “, reads a note.
“It is inconceivable that in an already extremely difficult climate such as the one in which our country – and not only – is forced to live, there are those who use such abject, as reprehensible means to sow further chaos. – continues the statement – Ministry of Health, the supervisory body of all health federations, carries out daily planning, monitoring and surveillance that are the basis of the health system and the protection of citizens’ health and it is not acceptable that all this is stopped by reckless actions, as it is not acceptable that similar means can be used to express any dissent, even if these do not find any objective confirmation in reality “..