On the night of December 15, the airport of Shymkent in Kazakhstan received a letter informing about the mining. Unknown persons allegedly planted a bomb in the airport terminal.
An immediate evacuation of passengers was carried out due to the threat of a terrorist attack. The special services arrived at the scene, Sputnik reports.
After the check, it turned out that the threat of a terrorist attack was not confirmed: no bomb or other dangerous objects were found. The people were allowed back to the airport. A criminal case was opened into the incident.