Man claiming to have a bomb gives up in Stockholm

People walk away from a house where a man threatened with some kind of explosive device in the Old Town in central Stockholm, Sweden on June 19, 2014A man claiming to have a bomb in the office of a human rights group in Stockholm gave himself up on Thursday after negotiating with the police on the phone, law enforcement said. “A man has left the building and he has been arrested,” police spokesman Sven-Erik Olsson told AFP. Police officers had cordoned off two large areas of central Stockholm after the man entered the offices of Civil Rights Defenders with a suspect device. It was unclear why the suspect had targeted that specific human rights organisation, which was not immediately available for comment.

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