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Belgium / Weapons of War #133603

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 16, 1991
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Belgium: Don Kladstrup) Efforts by army in Belgium to clean up live ammunition left over from World War I featured; scenes shown of undetonated shells, some of which contain poison gas, being dug up, cleaned, identified and destroyed or stockpiled for disposal. [Belgian army Captain Philip PILLE - comments on the danger.] [Farmer who drove over shell with a tractor, Paul PRESUN - (thru translator) says we have been living with this for 70 years.] [Belgian army sergeant Wilfried De RYCK - describes reaction of young people.] Dangers from these shells reiterated.

Kladstrup, Don;
Simpson, Carole

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