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    Suspected WW2 Bomb Found Near Tower Bridge in London

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    More than 50 people have been evacuated from buildings in London as a bomb from WW2 has been found.

    A suspected unexploded bomb from the Second World War has been found at a building site near the Tower Bridge in London.

    Police believe the unexploded bomb is around five feet long and weighs about 1000lbs.

    More than 50 people have been evacuated from nearby buildings. A bomb squad is at the scene and a police cordon of 400 meters has been set up.

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