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Seattle Port Terminal Evacuated

Update: No Explosives in Seattle Port Containers

Seattle Port Terminal 18 was evacuated after bomb-sniffing dogs alerted authorites to questionable content in two containers, believed to be from Pakistan, which arrived in the Seattle Port via Hong Kong.

After the dog's alert - authorities had questions as to the validity of the manifest and removed the containers for further searching.

Seattle Port Authority Bomb Squad members have reportedly opened the containers - using small explosives to pop the doors - and the contents are undergoing further scrutiny.

It appears that the evacuation is limited in scale - causing around 75 longshoremen to be moved out of the terminal.

We'll have more if the situation warrants.