ADL Issues Warning to Jewish Groups in the U.S.

In light of suspected bomb threats, the Anti-Defamation League urges increased security.

In a statement issued Friday, the Anti-Defamation League cautioned Jewish groups in the United States that there is a reported threat to Jewish institutions in the form of packages mailed from overseas, particularly Great Britain, Yemen and Saudi Arabia.

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The ADL statement cautioned Jewish communal institutions to increase mailroom security and immediately inform law enforcement officials of anything suspicious.

The ADL directed questions regarding the threat and investigation thereof to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.