Ammunition from World War II neutralized in Lazareta

With two controlled explosions, five grenades, three rockets and four antitank missiles from World War II, neutralized in Lazareta island, opposite the beach of Nea Chora, Chania.

The two controlled explosions carried out by a qualified team of deminers of the 5th Armed Division in Chania.

All ammunition was found just 100 m from the beach, in a depth of 12 m.

Local Port Authority had prohibited access to the island of Lazareta during the operation.

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