The tweet led to Taiwanese military, foreign affairs, inland security, police and immigration authorities being alerted. Photo: SCMP Pictures The tweet led to Taiwanese military, foreign affairs, inland security, police and immigration authorities being alerted. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The tweet led to Taiwanese military, foreign affairs, inland security, police and immigration authorities being alerted. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Taiwanese officials urge calm after tweet sparks buzz over Islamic State skyscraper attack

Cabinet spokesman Sun Lih-chyun said: “Government authorities are still verifying the threat ... there is no need to be panicked and the government will keep a watch on developments."

The tweet led to Taiwanese military, foreign affairs, inland security, police and immigration authorities being alerted. Photo: SCMP Pictures The tweet led to Taiwanese military, foreign affairs, inland security, police and immigration authorities being alerted. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The tweet led to Taiwanese military, foreign affairs, inland security, police and immigration authorities being alerted. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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