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    Zurich police have been on high alert Wednesday noon after an unknown armed man attacked Mizrahi bank in the city center.

    MOSCOW, December 24 (Sputnik) – An unknown armed man had broken into Mizrahi bank in the center of Zurich and demanded money on Wednesday afternoon, Züricher Oberländer reports.

    Police have immediately arrived at the scene as one of the employees activated the alarm.

    The suspect has escaped and his location is still unknown. No injuries were reported.

    Earlier it was reported that unidentified armed man held hostages in a branch of an Israeli bank in Zurich.

    However this information was not confirmed.

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