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Eurostar train delays as WWII bomb made safe in Paris

Eurostar train delays as WWII bomb made safe in Paris

Several Eurostar trains heading for London were cancelled or delayed Sunday in Paris, and 1,800 people temporarily evacuated from their homes, as bomb disposal experts made safe a World War II bomb, police said.

WWII bomb to force mass evacuation in central Berlin Friday

WWII bomb to force mass evacuation in central Berlin Friday

The discovery of an unexploded World War II bomb will force a mass evacuation around Berlin's central railway station Friday, covering several government ministries and a hospital, police said.

Aeroplanes diverted to unfinished Berlin airport due to WWII bomb

Aeroplanes diverted to unfinished Berlin airport due to WWII bomb

Hundreds of flight passengers were redirected to an unfinished airport in the south of Berlin when the controlled deactivation of a World War II bomb prevented their aeroplanes from landing at the city's Tegel Airport.

50,000 evacuated in Germany over unexploded WWII bombs

50,000 evacuated in Germany over unexploded WWII bombs

German police on Sunday evacuated some 50,000 people from the northern city of Hanover in one of the largest post-war operations to defuse World War II era bombs.

8,000 evacuated in German city after WWII bomb found

8,000 evacuated in German city after WWII bomb found

Some 8,000 people were evacuated Thursday from homes, shops and offices in the western German city of Duesseldorf after an unexploded World War II bomb was uncovered, local authorities said.