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15 Jun 2020
A detonator with an explosive device from the Second World War has been found during an apartment clearance in the northern German port city. The controlled explosion prompted the evacuation of the nearby area.
13 Aug 2019
Kurt Marx was allowed to flee Nazi Germany when he was 13, just months before the Second World War began. He, and 10,000 mostly Jewish children were granted refuge in the UK.. On a recent visit to Berlin, the 94-old retraced a painful journey.
4 Sep 2017
German explosives experts defuse a massive World War Two bomb found on a building site last week, following an evacuation of 60,000 people.
3 Sep 2017
More than 60,000 people had to be evacuated from their homes in the German city of Frankfurt on Sunday as bomb disposal experts prepared to defuse a World War Two bomb that was discovered during construction work in the city's leafy Westend suburb.

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