UPDATE 2-London's Luton Airport to re-open after suspicious item destroyed

September 8, 2014 5:14 PM

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LONDON, Sept 8 (Reuters) - British police said Luton Airport would re-open after they carried out a controlled explosion of a suspicious item which forced the airport to be evacuated on Monday.

All flights to the airport 35 miles north of London, the country's sixth biggest, were suspended and roads leading to the airport were closed, after concerns were raised about the item when it went through the a security search.

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