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police cordon off the scene after a World War II bomb (inset) was found in an Erdington garden.
Officials at Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport were forced to cordon off part of a service lane on 17 August 2002 after a package containing radioactive material was discovered.
Police also attended to cordon off the scene and temporary traffic lights were installed.