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German: Residents return after WWⅡ bomb removed

12-05-2011 10:30 BJT

The residents of the German city of Koblenz have returned to their homes after the disposal of a Second World War bomb, found in the river Rhine.

The discovery of the British munition forced almost half the population to leave their homes. Hospitals patients and even prison inmates were evacuated to nearby facilities while the 1.8 ton bomb was safely defused. Afterwards, the city’s mayor, praised the cooperation of all those involved in the operation. He said strong preparations had ensured that problems encountered with previous disposals and evacuations were not repeated.

The discovery of the British munition forced almost half the population to leave their homes. Hospitals patients and even prison inmates were evacuated to nearby facilities while the 1.8 ton bomb was safely defused.

The discovery of the British munition forced almost half the population to leave their homes. Hospitals patients and even prison inmates were evacuated to nearby facilities while the 1.8 ton bomb was safely defused.

The discovery of the British munition forced almost half the population to leave their homes. Hospitals patients and even prison inmates were evacuated to nearby facilities while the 1.8 ton bomb was safely defused.

 

Editor:Zhang Jingya |Source: CNTV.CN

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