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The expedition discovered on the island of Iturup a network of underground tunnels. This was reported in the press service of the Eastern military district, RIA Novosti reported.
Presumably, the passages were built during the Second world war. Just investigated about 100 meters dungeons and found seven underground ways. In addition, the excavation site was discovered mugs 1953 issue featuring star.
In addition, were found a sunken wooden Japanese schooner, Dating from the first half of the last century. It is located in the Gulf of the Whale about 70 metres from the shore.
Only in the expedition of “Eastern Bastion – Kuril Islands” attended by about 100 people. The trials will be conducted on the Islands of Iturup and Urup.
Iturup is part of the southern group of greater Kuril ridge Islands. Is the largest island of the archipelago.
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