Every year, thousands of unexploded ordnances are recovered and defused in Germany. They are remnants of war and everyday experts risk their lives.
In Germany, around 100,00 unexploded ordnances are still buried in the ground, 75 years after the end of the war. About 5,000 are recovered and defused every year – a job that is becoming increasingly dangerous due to bomb deterioration. The munitions experts never know what exactly to expect underground. They risk their lives every time they recover and defuse an explosive bomb. We accompany the experts on their dangerous and explosive missions.Episodes: