Storming of secretive Nevada base to 'see aliens' fails to materialise

Storming of secretive Nevada base to
# 21 September 2019 02:41 (UTC +04:00)

Fears that thousands of people could storm Area 51 on Friday were unfounded, with just several dozen arriving at the secretive US military base, APA reports citing BBC.

Millions had responded to a Facebook post in June calling for people to raid the facility in Nevada on 20 September to "see them aliens".

But nobody attempted to enter the site and only one person was arrested - for urinating near the gate.

Area 51 has long been rumoured to house secrets about extraterrestrial life.