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    Default Explosion kills 1 Belgian EOD operator, wounds 6

    On Wednesday 22 August 2012, 7 Belgian military from the EOD unit of the Belgian Armed Forces (DOVO-SEDEE) were wounded as the result of an explosion of propelant charges that had to be destroyed on the Pampa Range near Houthalen-Helchteren, Belgium. Of the 7, 4 were severely injured and one of them - Adjudant Johan Bosmans - later died in the military hospital of Neder-over-Heembeek near Brussels.

    http://www.knack.be/belga-algemeen/e...0166091995.htm

    http://www.knack.be/nieuws/belgie/sl...0166060328.htm

    http://www.demorgen.be/dm/nl/989/Bin...lchteren.dhtml

    http://www.7sur7.be/7s7/fr/1502/Belg...-decedee.dhtml

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    Very sad.

    Rest in Peace.

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    Rest in Peace

    A dangerous job they have

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    RIP, My condolences to the family

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    Rest in Peace

    Speedy recovery to the wounded

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    Rest in Peace

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