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January 14, 2018 4:46 am Categorised in:

Hawaii’s governor has apologised for an accidental message sent out by the state to every mobile phone in the island, warning of an imminent missile attack.

The mistaken alert triggered panic among many Hawaiians who scrambled to find shelter.

The Emergency Management Agency later confirmed it was a false alarm.

Al Jazeera’s Patty Culhane reports from Washington.

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