Spanish police said today that employees have been evacuated after a bomb threat was received at the headquarters of AUSonline retailer Amazon in Madrid, Reuters reported. A Spanish police spokesman said: “We have been alerted and are investigating.” “
UPDATE: Spanish police later said they had returned to the headquarters building after an investigation found it was a false threat. In addition, Amazon confirmed that employees at its Madrid headquarters have returned to work.
In December 2014, Amazon’s Seattle headquarters was also threatened with a bomb attack, when employees were evacuated.