WWII bomb bound at Moscow stadium site

Last Updated: Tue, Nov 27, 2012 04:20 hrs

Moscow, Nov 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An object believed to be an unexploded WWII aerial bomb has been found at a construction site in Moscow, a police spokesperson said here Monday.

"Today at 2.49 p.m. we were informed that an object that looks like a WWII aerial bomb had been found during construction work," the spokesperson said, adding that a bomb squad, handlers with detection dogs and a team of investigators had been sent to the scene.

A stadium is being built for Moscow's FC Spartak at the location where the bomb was found, according to public records.

−−IANS/RIA Novosti


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