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WWII bomb found at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport

Part of Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport has been closed after a suspected World War II bomb was discovered, a spokeswoman has said.

Terminal C was evacuated as a precautionary measure and passengers were advised to check whether their flights had been affected.

The device was uncovered by workers digging outside the terminal building, and a bomb disposal team was at the scene.

Anna Holligan reports.

  • 29 Aug 2012
  • From the section Europe
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