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Unexploded World War Two bomb rises as river shrinks due to extreme drought in Italy

An unexploded World War Two bomb submerged in an Italian river has been revealed due to an extreme drought. The 450kg bomb was found by fishermen on the banks of the depleted River Po. Large sections of the 650km river have dried up in Italy’s worst drought for 70 years. Unusually hot weather and low […]

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Discovery of unexploded 1-ton world war bomb briefly disrupts railway operations in Japan

A Ground Self-Defense Force bomb disposal unit defused and removed a 1-ton live explosive from the wartime era that forced West Japan Railway Co. to suspend operations on two lines in Osaka Prefecture for three hours on July 24. The company announced that services resumed around 3:00pm after the GSDF declared the site safe at […]

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Bomb squad called to hospital after man gets WWII mortar stuck in his bum

A bomb disposal team was called to a hospital in England last week after a man arrived with an unexploded WWII mortar stuck in his rectum. According to reports, the patient was a military enthusiast and had the round as part of a private collection. “He said he put it on the floor then he […]

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Man finds World War II BUNKER hidden under his lawn after 40 years

A man found an underground bunker from World War II in his England home where he has lived for the last 40 years. The air raid shelter was hidden under the lawn of Khandu Patel in his home where he and wife Usha have lived together in Wolverhampton. Khandu who has worked as a school […]

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VIRAL VIDEO: World War 2 bomb explodes underwater while being defused in Poland

The biggest World War Two bomb ever found in Poland exploded under water as navy divers tried to defuse it. More than 750 people had been evacuated from the area near the Piast Canal outside the town of Swinoujscie where the Tallboy bomb used by Britain’s Royal Air Force (RAF) was found. It weighed nearly […]

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Countrywide singalong planned to mark 75th anniversary of the end of WWII in UK

Britons will be urged to join a national singalong from their doorsteps and hold 1940s-style tea parties to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day, under a coronavirus-appropriate programme unveiled Wednesday. Queen Elizabeth II will make a televised address to the nation on May 8 to mark the day the Nazis surrendered, bringing an end […]

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Coronavirus could trigger biggest fall in carbon emissions since World War II

Carbon dioxide emissions could fall by the largest amount since World War II this year as the coronavirus outbreak brings economies to a virtual standstill, according to the chair of a network of scientists providing benchmark emissions data. Rob Jackson, who chairs the Global Carbon Project, which produces widely-watched annual emissions estimates, said carbon output […]

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World War II arms dump could force Swiss town to evacuate for 10 years

A Swiss village may have to evacuate for over a decade while authorities clear a huge World War Two arms dump. The defence ministry concluded last year that the cache posed an “unacceptable” risk to the nearby people of Mitholz. Now, authorities say residents may have to leave while they clear the site. “Depending on […]

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Busy London area shut down for second day following discovery of unexploded World War II bomb

A busy area of central London has been shut down for a second consecutive day, after police found another part of an unexploded World War II bomb. Soho’s Dean Street was blocked off and workers were told to leave their offices again following the discovery on Tuesday. Construction workers first came across the bomb near the […]