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Bomb squad search car in French capital, no threat found

Bomb squad search car in French capital, no threat found

French police closed off part of the Champs Elysees boulevard in the capital on Sunday as bomb disposal officers used a sniffer dog and robot to investigate a suspect vehicle, before determining there was no security threat.

50,000 evacuated over old bombs

50,000 evacuated over old bombs

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