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de-mining

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) the process of removing landmines
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de-mining

[diːˈmaɪnɪŋ] n (removing landmines)déminage m
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In testimony submitted today to the Senate panel drafting the Fiscal Year 2019 foreign aid bill, the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) called for a targeted $70 million aid package that would fund de-mining and rehabilitation in Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh), implementation of the Royce-Engel proposal to deploy gunfire locators along the line-of-contact, the expansion of U.
To another question about steps being taken by the government to clear the landmines, the minister said that de-mining activities were being undertaken by Pak Army at recently opened and de-notified areas of South Waziristan Agency.
A statement by the Prime Minister Office said that during the meeting, they discussed Croatia's contribution to the de-mining and economic, cultural and educational cooperation".
The military teams are equipped with "the most advanced de-mining and protective gear," the Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement.
Susanna Smale, from the HALO Trust de-mining charity, said the clearance work was "hugely rewarding".
Summary: After nearly 20 years as a Slovenian diplomat, including a four-year stint as the Permanent Representative of Slovenia to the Council of Europe, Damjan Bergant was approached by his country's Foreign Affairs Ministry to head a comprehensive de-mining project.
They aren't tanks any more, they are dedicated vehicles, and are more often used by humanitarian de-mining organisations (such as the Halo Trust).
The saltern was handed over to the Ministry with the de-mining clearance certificate in 2011.
In particular, the status of military engineering troops in humanitarian de-mining tasks; development of monitoring and evaluation of radiation; use of satellite communication systems for military purposes, and other questions will be discussed today.
An official source in JAF said that Israeli de-mining activities are scheduled to take place from 7:00am until 3:00pm on Monday.
Kabul, Rabi'I 20, 1435, Jan 21, 2014, SPA -- The crew of a de-mining organization was abducted Tuesday by unknown armed men in western Afghanistan, police said.
During the visit, the Prince met de-mining teams and toured minefields in the Angolan town of Cuito Cuanavale, the most heavily mined town in Africa.