Torpedo removed from sea off Khanh Hoa province hinh anh 1The torpedo was brought ashore safely (Photo: VNA)

Phu Yen (VNA) – A torpedo discovered in the waters off the coast of An Hai commune, Tuy An district, central Phu Yen province was brought ashore safely on December 19 morning by competent forces.  

The torpedo was found on December 18, about four nautical miles offshore, by local fisherman Tran Minh Thanh.

After receiving information from Thanh, the An Hai border guard sent officers and soldiers to the site to coordinate with local authorities and fishermen to bring the torpedo ashore.

The torpedo, measuring 6.8m long with a diametre of 54cm, will be handed over to competent agencies for settlement.–VNA