“If you ever come across anything suspicious like this item, please do not pick it up, contact your local law enforcement agency for assistance”.
MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, Philippines — A team of explosives and ordnance disposal experts from the military detonated a 500-pound bomb here Saturday morning. The bomb was among the hundreds dropped into the city in the 2017 war against Islamic State militants, but they failed to explode.
Nella città di Marawi durante lavori di smaltimento detriti, gli operai trovano una bomba d’aereo da 500 libbre.
Foto: Explosives and ordnance experts from the military set up a 500-pound unexploded bomb for detonation in Marawi City on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. (Photo by RICHEL V. UMEL / Inquirer Mindanao).
If you find anything that appears to be an explosive device, do not touch it, leave it where it is and call the police. We will contact the appropriate agencies to properly dispose of the item.