The object was discovered at a rubbish dump off Wan Po Road in Tseung Kwan O shortly before noon, according to police. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong bomb squad safely defuse wartime bomb on city landfill site

Shell, believed to have been fired from a US Navy ship, was so thick that it took the bomb disposal team nine hours and three attempts to safely detonate the device

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The object was discovered at a rubbish dump off Wan Po Road in Tseung Kwan O shortly before noon, according to police. Photo: Handout
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