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ISIS Is Digging Up Nazi Land Mines in Egypt|Newsweek

ISIS Is Digging Up Nazi Land Mines in Egypt|Newsweek

Even at the height of summer, when the upper crust of Cairo descends on the nearby Mediterranean coast, the world’s largest open-air armory is a bleak place. With up to 17 million land mines buried in the sands of northwest Egypt, no one can set foot beyond the carefully demarcated boundaries for fear of losing a limb—or their life. Home to what’s likely the world’s largest unexploded minefield, the area is an eerie reminder of the ferocity of World War II.

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