» Sweden: Paratroopers during an exercise mistakenly bombed a house
Sweden: Paratroopers during an exercise mistakenly bombed a house
In Sweden, a group of fighters battalion air assault division K3 accidentally blew up a house. This Oct. 2 tells Ananova. The incident occurred during a training operation, simulating the storming of a residential building at night.
The soldiers of the elite units of mixed construction, military department purchased specifically for training, with a regular apartment building located at 180 meters from the target. By the time the soldiers realized that they had made a mistake, they have already managed to blow up the door and all windows in it.
"They are terribly lucky that the couple who live in the house that night (the exact date of the incident is not called - Comm. Lenta.ru) was absent. Otherwise they would die, "- said one of the neighbors blow up the building owners.
"We are there for all tidied up, threw the fragments and splinters. And of course, first contact the owner of the house. We were able to agree, and they are not offended "- said the representative of the Swedish army. We intend to whether the owners of partially blown up by mistake at home to seek compensation, not reported. Official comments from the leaders of night operations has not yet been received.
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