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    Australian Police Send Bomb Squad to Northwestern Part of Melbourne

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    Australian police have closed off an area located between Melbourne's Kellaway Avenue and Mount Alexander Road and dispatched its bomb squad to the scene, local media reported Monday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — According to ABC News, a bomb squad robot has been engaged in an operation to examine a bus parked in the area.

    ​A fire squad has also come to the area, the broadcaster said.

    ​The news service added that the situation was under control and people had not been evacuated from the public institutions located nearby.

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