1,000-KG WWII Bomb Taken Outside German City For Controlled Explosion

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Unexploded bombs dating back to the aerial bombardments of World War II are regularly uncovered in German cities during construction and maintenance work.

Hamburg (dpa) - Bomb disposal experts have transported a bomb weighing 1,000 kilograms from the German city of Bremen to the outskirts, where they are to carry out a controlled explosion, police said on Sunday. Authorities had planned to defuse the bomb at its location in the northern city after evacuating around 2,500 residents, but later…