[Updated at 9:53 a.m.] A Rome Police spokeswoman told CNN police are are conducting checks in all embassies and consulates in Rome following blasts at two embassies there.
[Posted at 9:27 a.m.] Bombs exploded at two embassies in Rome Thursday, police said.
The first explosion, a package bomb at the Swiss Embassy, seriously wounded the person who opened it, police said.
A second bomb exploded at the Chilean Embassy shortly afterwards, wounding one person, who has been taken to the hospital, police said.
And a "suspicious package" was found at the Ukrainian Embassy in the Italian capital, police said, adding that security forces were on the way to investigate.
Bomb threats were phoned to City Hall and to another government office in Rome, the mayor's office said. No bombs have been found in either location.
The bombings come a day after police blanketed Rome in heavy security due to student demonstrations.FULL STORY