(Recasts with all clear)
BERLIN, June 15 Berlin police gave the all clear
following a security alert in the German capital on Thursday
after a suspicious suitcase was found only to contain laundry, a
Police re-opened the street near Alexanderplatz station that
had been closed while security specialists made checks and all
train services resumed after some disruption.
Earlier, Berlin's transport authority had told passengers on
a local train there was a delay due to a bomb threat at one of
the city's stations.
Germany is on high alert after Islamist attacks in Britain,
France and Belgium. In December, a failed asylum-seeker from
Tunisia rammed a truck through a Christmas market in Berlin,
killing 12 people.
(Reporting by Andrea Shalal and Reuters TV; Writing by Madeline
Chambers; Editing by Paul Carrel and Toby Chopra)