Hanoi Finds U.S. War-era Bomb near Historic Bridge

The military authorities of Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi on November 26 confirmed that they have found a U.S.-war era bomb with a length of 2.5 meters floating near the historic bridge of Long Bien. The authorities said that by noon that day, they had already clear the area. The local agency is still awaiting for more directions from the Ministry of National Defense. The bomb was first found on November 16 by anglers living near the area. (Nguoi Lao Dong - Laborer; Dan Tri; Tien Phong – Vanguard Nov 26)