|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 1 Dec 2011 13:14:36 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] MUNITIONS, GLOBAL: Half of Koblenz (Germany) evacuated|
[I usually don't report on incidents where unexploded ordnance is
found in civilian areas, but this one sounds big. - LS]
Half of German City to be Evacuated as Massive WWII Bomb Defused NewsCore Fox News December 1, 2011Bomb experts in the German city of Koblenz are working out how to defuse a massive World War II-era bomb that surfaced in the Rhine River due to low water levels.
Almost half of all the residents in the western city -- about 45,000 residents -- will be evacuated from their homes while the bomb is made safe Sunday, Der Spiegel reported.
... For the entire story, seehttp://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/12/01/half-german-city-to-be- evacuated-as-massive-wwii-bomb-defused/?test=latestnews
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