A terrorist threat eased as evening fell on Wednesday in Valencia, the Spanish host of this weekend's European grand prix.

A terrorist threat eased as evening fell on Wednesday in Valencia, the Spanish host of this weekend's European grand prix.

We reported earlier that as the F1 world winged its way to the country's third largest city, the armed separatist group ETA was threatening to blow up roads and railways.

But police found no bombs after an intense search and soon afterwards lifted controls on the port city, according to agency reports.

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