Metro Construction in Kypseli Halted by World War II Shell Discovery

Kypseli

In the Athens suburb of Kypseli, ongoing metro construction has encountered an unexpected obstacle today as workers discovered a World War II shell at the Kanari Square site. This discovery has prompted traffic restrictions in the area as authorities work to ensure public safety.

Bomb disposal experts have been swiftly dispatched to the construction site to handle the situation and safely remove the shell. Efforts are underway to minimise disruptions caused by the unexpected find and to resume construction work as soon as possible.

The discovery serves as a reminder of the historical significance of the area and the enduring legacy of World War II in Athens. Further updates on the situation are expected as authorities work to safely resolve the issue.

(Source: Efsyn)

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