The bomb found in Quang Tri. Photo: VNA 
According to the Quang Tri provincial Military Command, the sappers detected the bomb when clearing ground for the project of the expansion the Lao Bao International Border Gate in Huong Hoa district (Quang Tri).

The bomb contained approximately 80kg of explosive. After discovered, the bomb was moved out of the site and safely detonated.

Reportedly, the bomb, a low-drag general-purpose MK 82 bomb, was made in the US and dropped on Lao Bao townlet by the US Air Force in wartime and stayed unexploded until lately.

Translated by Thu Hang