antimine

antimine

(ˌæntɪˈmaɪn)
adj
1. (Military) designed to counteract landmines
2. opposed to the use of landmines
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On June 20, groups opposed to OceanaGold's mining operations staged a rally at the provincial capitol to support the provincial government's antimine stance.
researches on laser weapons, the rail gun, carrier-based attack and reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicles, underwater antisubmarine and antimine drones, long-range antiship cruise missiles, range extensions for U.S.
In June 2015, the court dismissed PLP's claims alleging that EPA had established "an anti-mine coalition" and "antimine scientists" to oppose the project.
The Dhobi Ghat ground and its surrounding area will be cleared through sniffer dogs and antimine squad, while video link of recording of the meeting will be made through video and surveillance tracking camera, the press release added.
Ballistic protection is at Level 3, while antimine is at Level 1b/2a.
Clad in heavy antimine gear -- which consists of a plastic visor and a heavy baby-blue leaded apron that covers the torso and upper legs -- the soldiers spend long hours in the brush under the unsympathetic sun.
The boss of Pearson Engineering, Alan Reece, has seen his net worth rise by pounds 120m following sizeable profits by his company, which develops combat engineering systems and antimine equipment for the armed forces.
They were in antimine vehicles, but the road was littered with trees placed across by the Maoists.
Even the German antimine expert brought in by the UN throws up his hands, explaining that a mine of this sort, situated as it is and activated, cannot be deactivated.
Supported by the OAS Comprehensive Action Against Anti-Personnel Mines (AICMA), the Costa Rican officers of the antimine unit, or sappers, located and destroyed 338 mines scattered along the Nicaraguan border in the Provinces of Guanacaste and Alajuela, in addition clearing over 155,000 square yards of land.
* Monitors threat mines and antimine technology, creates Minefield Geospatial Digital products, and provides aid to worldwide de-mining efforts.