The Eiffel Tower was evacuated today following a bomb threat, Sky News reports.
The evacuation of the Paris landmark began around 2pm local time. According to Gráinne McCarthy of the Wall Street Journal, the threat was a false alarm and the attraction is now reopening.
Singaporean blogger Mary Tan tweeted pictures from the scene:August 9, 2013 August 9, 2013
This story will be updated as we find out more...
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