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Violation fighter jets over Washington! White house sealed off
The White House lockdown has been lifted
All clear after almost 30 minutes
Air Alert in Washington DC!
As various US media reported on Tuesday morning (local time), the White House was cordoned off for about half an hour. The lock has been lifted in the meantime, reported among other things “CNN”.
The reason for the alarm was apparently an unidentified flying object, possibly an aircraft. Due to the airspace violation were also fighter jets ascended.