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Former Nazi bunkers put on sale in Lithuania's Neringa02:51

Former Nazi bunkers put on sale in Lithuania's Neringa

Lithuania, Neringa
April 11, 2018 at 20:24 GMT -00:00 · Published

A set of military bunkers built by German fascists before the Second World War in the region of Neringa will be put up on sale in Lithuania, as shown in footage filmed on Tuesday.According to the authorities in the region, the bunkers will be put on the list of properties that are to be sold in the near future. Now the bunkers are reportedly serving as a shelter for homeless though the whole complex including an arsenal, command posts and platforms for anti-aircraft cannons has survived.A historian, Yuri Melkonov, said: "After the border guards left the places 25 years ago, no one has done anything there. There were unsanitary conditions there."According to local media, there is hope that after the sale, private investors will be able to take care of the complex because the Lithuanian government claimed it's unable to do it itself.The object was reportedly built in 1939 and it was intended for the defence of the airspace of Memel.

Former Nazi bunkers put on sale in Lithuania's Neringa02:51
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A set of military bunkers built by German fascists before the Second World War in the region of Neringa will be put up on sale in Lithuania, as shown in footage filmed on Tuesday.According to the authorities in the region, the bunkers will be put on the list of properties that are to be sold in the near future. Now the bunkers are reportedly serving as a shelter for homeless though the whole complex including an arsenal, command posts and platforms for anti-aircraft cannons has survived.A historian, Yuri Melkonov, said: "After the border guards left the places 25 years ago, no one has done anything there. There were unsanitary conditions there."According to local media, there is hope that after the sale, private investors will be able to take care of the complex because the Lithuanian government claimed it's unable to do it itself.The object was reportedly built in 1939 and it was intended for the defence of the airspace of Memel.

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