Unexploded WW II Bomb Found in Cologne

Cologne, The German authorities have evacuated

about 10,000 people from their homes in Cologne after they found an

unexploded World War II bomb.

The German news agency said the evacuation had begun but was

moving slowly, but a spokesman for the city of Cologne did not say

when the bomb would be defused.

City authorities said in a press release that among the evacuated

homes were refugee centers and homes for the elderly.

Source: Oman News Agency