MOSCOW, may 4/ Radio Sputnik. Strong cotton occurred at the building of the permanent mission of the USA at the UN about 9: 30 (16:30 GMT), told RIA Novosti.

According to Agency reports, the blast knocked the heavy metal grate from the pavement opposite the entrance to the building, then went out green smoke. In a nearby building in the apartments for a few seconds decreased the brightness.

Arrived on the scene firefighters reported that the question of explosive device is not.

the incident nobody has suffered. Employee of U.S. mission to the UN told RIA Novosti that the building did not have any problems with the cotton, electricity supply was not interrupted.

In the hole where there was cotton, a significant piece of cable, added a news Agency correspondent.

In mid-January radio Sputnik reported that the police announced the death of two people due to the explosion in Houston.

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