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Denmark: Ferry service to Germany temporarily suspended June 7

Officials temporarily suspend ferry connection between Denmark and Germany due to terror threat June 7; anticipate delays

TIMEFRAME expected from 6/7/2017, 12:00 AM until 6/7/2017, 11:59 PM (Europe/Copenhagen). COUNTRY/REGION Denmark


Ferry services between Denmark and Germany was suspended temporarily on Wednesday, June 7, due to a terror threat. According to media reports, all ferry operations were on halted and ferries were evacuated as a precaution in Rodby's port in Denmark. Operations resumed around 13:00 (local time). Residual disruptions are likely; anticipate delays.


Scandlines, a ferry operator, received a threat in a phone call, causing officials to suspend all ferries between the two countries.


Travelers are advised monitor the situation, obey all instructions issued by the authorities, and to contact their maritime operator for further details.