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All about landmines and other Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)
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Libya: additional EU support for humanitarian mine clearance actions

Libya: additional EU support for humanitarian mine clearance actions | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
The new funding will be channelled through the Danish Refugee Council (Danish Demining Group) to clear mines, other unexploded devices and booby traps in Sirte and Bani Walid. It is expected that several Explosive ...
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Landmine casualties increase as new devices laid - New Zealand Herald

Landmine casualties increase as new devices laid - New Zealand Herald | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
Landmine casualties increase as new devices laid (New Zealand Herald)Even in places such as Angola, where landmines have been in the ground for decades - and whose minefields looked destined to be cleared after campaigner Diana, Princess of Wales,...
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CAMBODIA: Landmine clearance helps deminer find her safe place - Reuters AlertNet

CAMBODIA: Landmine clearance helps deminer find her safe place - Reuters AlertNet | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
CAMBODIA: Landmine clearance helps deminer find her safe placeReuters AlertNet“I felt like I was finally finding a safe place: helping people in my community to live in peace and without fear.
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Libya: The Aftermath of War

United Nations, July 2012 - Libya is contaminated with hundreds of thousands of explosive remnants of war that threaten the safety of civilians and aid workers.
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Left-behind landmines, unexploded and abandoned ordnance, and weaponry create profound fear and prevent people and communities from prospering after conflict has ended. MAG's work clears the way for a better future.
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100,000 landmines in Central America, mostly in Nicaragua

100,000 landmines in Central America, mostly in Nicaragua | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
"The gift that keeps on giving" is one of those catchphrases which seems to have been around forever, but which actually dates back to 1924 when it was used to sell the new-fangled gramophone.
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The HALO Trust - A charity specialising in the removal of the debris of war :: Welcome to The Halo Trust

The HALO Trust - A charity specialising in the removal of the debris of war :: Welcome to The Halo Trust | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
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MAG | Mines Advisory Group

MAG | Mines Advisory Group | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
MAG is a not-for-profit organisation clearing landmines, unexploded ordnance (UXO) and other remnants of conflict for the benefit of communities worldwide.
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'Superhero' mice could be used by armed forces to sniff out landmines - Telegraph

'Superhero' mice could be used by armed forces to sniff out landmines - Telegraph | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
'Superhero' mice engineered to detect the smell of TNT could be used by armed forces and aid workers to sniff out landmines, researchers claim.
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December 2011 – The Month in Mines by Landmines in Africa ...

December 2011 – The Month in Mines by Landmines in Africa ... | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
These mines represent a new threat where there had not been one in the past according to the UN Mine Action and Coordination Centre in South Sudan (All Africa). In addition, refugees fleeing fighting in ...
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Clearance of land mines from Arava under way despite greens' concerns - Haaretz

Clearance of land mines from Arava under way despite greens' concerns - Haaretz | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
HaaretzClearance of land mines from Arava under way despite greens' concernsHaaretzWork began this week on clearing tens of thousands of land mines from the northern Arava desert.
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Surviving the Peace: Laos - Salem-News.Com

Surviving the Peace: Laos - Salem-News.Com | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
For many, the US's secret bombing campaign in Laos during the Vietnam W ar and legacy of unexploded ordnance (UXO) is, at best, a foggy bit of our history. The film ...
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UNICEF - At a glance: Yemen - In Yemen, landmines and unexploded ordnance pose grave threats to children

UNICEF - At a glance: Yemen - In Yemen, landmines and unexploded ordnance pose grave threats to children | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
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Laos: clearing to reduce the threat of landmines and unexploded ordnance

Laos: clearing to reduce the threat of landmines and unexploded ordnance | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
Handicap International is working to clear mines and explosive remnants of war (ERW) still scattered across the province of Savannakhet, in southern Laos.
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IoS Investigation: The shocking truth about landmines

IoS Investigation: The shocking truth about landmines | The landmine drama | Scoop.it
The landmine belongs to another era – or so many of us like to believe. We think of it as an evil all but consigned to history by the entreaties of Diana, Princess of Wales, and a Nobel prize-winning campaign for a ban.
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