5 months Cambodia unearths powerful WW2 bombs Manilatimes |World
Experts of the Cambodian Mine Action Center (CMAC) have cleared four MK 82 bombs found in Kampong Speu and Prey Veng provinces last Tuesday. Maj. Khut Soribayot, Phnom Sruoch district deputy police chief in charge of public order, said the bomb, which weighed 241 kilograms, was among the heaviest and most powerful during World War 2. “The unexploded bomb was found when he was digging the pond at around more than 7 meters deep.Advertisements
The bomb was sitting in good shape,” Soriyabot said. “It is lucky that he did not hit it when he was digging, which would’ve ... more