The University Clinical Center (UKC) of the Republic of Srpska received a bomb threat early this morning. The police is on the scene and all necessary measures and actions are being taken.

“We would like to reassure the employees of the UKC of the Republic of Srpska, our patients and their families that all necessary activities are being taken to ensure safety,” communicated the UKC of Srpska.

The Directors of the UKC of Srpska Vlado Đajić stated that the healthcare staff and all ambulatory patients have been evacuated in front of the hospital. He emphasized that some of the staff remained with bedridden patients.

The Banja Luka Police Administration stated that the bomb threat came at 7:15 o’clock this morning.