|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Thu, 3 Apr 2014 10:09:34 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] MUNITIONS, GLOBAL: WWII bomb blast in Thailand|
At least seven dead, 19 injured after WWII bomb blast in Thailand Australia News Network April 3, 2014 At least seven people died and 19 others were injured when a massive World War II bomb exploded at a scrap metal warehouse in Bangkok as workers tried to cut it open, officials said. The 225-kilogram bomb was found at a construction site by builders, who then sold it to a scrap metal merchant, believing the bomb had been defused. "The workers at the warehouse thought the bomb was no longer active so they used a metal cutter to cut into it causing the explosion," local police commander Virasak Foythong said. … For the entire article, see http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-04-02/an-at-least-seven-dead2c-19-injured-after-wwii-bomb-blast-in-t/5363168 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope Street Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650-961-8918 or 650-969-1545 Fax: 650-961-8918 LSiegel@cpeo.org http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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