Two killed in Explosion in Amuria

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Two people were last evening killed and seven others injured in an anti-aircraft bomb explosion, in Amililmil parish, Amuria district. The Third Division Army spokesperson, Lt. Henry Obbo, says the explosion occurred at Moru trading center, after John Otim, a blacksmith, unknowingly picked an abandoned anti-aircraft bomb, and used it to drill a hole in an axe. The blacksmith died on the spot, while seven others were seriously injured and rushed to Soroti hospital in critical condition. Obbo says preliminary investigations indicate, the Anti-aircraft bomb could have been abandoned in the jungles by the Lord's Resistance Army rebels. // Cue in: "As a result #" Cue out: "#removed by experts."//