Poison sent to Czech politicians

  • Reuters reports that security has been increased after a spate of letters, some containing poison, were sent to senior officials in the Czech Republic. 
  • Letters containing poison were addressed to Finance Minister and Interior Minister. 
  • The Prague Post says the letter sent to Finance Minister Andrej Babiš contained a lethal dose of poison. 
  • In both cases the poisonous mail was intercepted before reaching their intended recipients.

euters report / Prague Post report