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More than 70,000 inhabitants of Frankfurt have the house to clean up vliegtuigbom

More than 70,000 inhabitants of Frankfurt have the house to clean up vliegtuigbom

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In Frankfurt have more than 70.000 people left their homes before Sunday an unexploded English vliegtuigbom harmless is made. The bomb was last Wednesday, discovered during the construction works.

It is the largest evacuation in Germany since the end of the Second world War.

The projectile is a huge bomb of 1.8 tonnes on the grounds of the university. Saturday was a beginning made with the temporary relocation of the patients of two hospitals in the risk area. In the same area also have the residents of ten nursing homes to a temporary shelter.

There is in Frankfurt from Saturday, a large police force on the leg to attackers, who may be of the absence of residents want to take advantage to houses to break into, to scare them off.

In Koblenz was Saturday already successfully defuse a bomb, an explosive of 500 kg. Here were more than 21,000 people out of their homes. There was sometimes considerable power of persuasion to. In two cases, had residents who oppose a hand to be helped.

Vliegtuigbom discovered in Frankfurt

In Frankfurt have more than 60,000 people left their homes before Sunday an unexploded English vliegtuigbom harmless is made.
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It is the largest evacuation in Germany since the end of the Second world War.
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The bomb, which was discovered during the construction works, is under this tent.
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