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The UXO problem that still plagues Europe

Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam services 48 million people a year.

It’s also been hiding a gigantic unexploded World War II bomb beneath Terminal C.

Peter Allen of the Dailymail reports that builders “digging around” uncovered the device deep underground — and one can only wonder what the workers’ initial reaction sounded like. The terminal was closed, needless to say, and Army bomb disposal units arrived on the scene.

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