Ukrainian embassies in a number of nations have been focused with “bloody packages” containing animal eyes, Ukraine’s Overseas Ministry stated on Friday.
The packages arrived a number of days after six letter bombs have been mailed to workplaces in Spain, together with these of Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez and the American and Ukrainian Embassies.
The most recent packages, which the ministry stated have been “soaked in a liquid” and had a wierd odor, have been mailed to Ukrainian Embassies in Croatia, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands and Poland. Ukraine’s basic consulates in Naples, Italy; Krakow, Poland; and Brno, Czech Republic, additionally obtained packages, the Ukrainian Overseas Ministry’s spokesman, Oleg Nikolenko, stated in a press release.
“Ukrainian embassies and consulates proceed to obtain threats,” he stated, including that Ukraine’s international minister had ordered elevated safety measures in any respect Ukrainian consulates and embassies.
“We’re finding out the which means of this message,” Mr. Nikolenko added. Ukrainian officers have been working with international governments to research the packages, he stated.
The doorway to the residence of Ukraine’s ambassador to the Vatican was additionally vandalized, in line with the ministry.
In Washington, the Ukrainian Embassy obtained a letter with “a photocopy of a crucial article about Ukraine,” Mr. Nikolenko stated, including that it had arrived “concurrently with others from the territory of 1 European nation.” He didn’t present additional particulars on the envelope’s origin.