Eiffel Tower Reopening After Bomb Threat Prompts Evacuation


The Eiffel Tower was evacuated today following a bomb threat, Sky News reports.


The evacuation of the Paris landmark began around 2pm local time. According to Gráinne McCarthy of the Wall Street Journal, the threat was a false alarm and the attraction is now reopening.

Singaporean blogger Mary Tan tweeted pictures from the scene:

This story will be updated as we find out more...