Centenarian shell accidentally found in Turkey

It has been thought that the shell bomb is dated back to Balkan Wars.

Centenarian shell accidentally found in Turkey

World Bulletin/News Desk

A centenarian shell bomb was found during the restoration works in an ancient mosque in western Turkish province of Edirne. It has been thought that the shell bomb is dated back to Balkan Wars.

Employees of Regional Directorate of Foundations in Edirne informed the police as they discovered the bomb during cleaning works at the yard of the mosque.

Maintaining the security, police evacuated the shell from the scene to analyze the bomb.

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