An explosive ordnance disposal team from the Army's 10th Infantry (Agila) Division immediately recovered the landmine
, according to 1st Lt.
In this paper, detection of a landmine
using GPR only is a primary focus.
In Syria, at least 19 people were killed by the explosive devices in border-crossing areas during the first five months of the year, including a Landmine
Monitor source who died while crossing a mine field in March, according to ICBL.
Monitor initiative provides civil-society-based verification for the treaty and monitors the international humanitarian response to clear landmines
and assist victims.
The 60 year-old woman, who was rushed to Martyr Mamdouh Abaza Hospital in Qunaitera, said that she was herding cows in the area when a landmine
was set off by one of the cows, knocking her out and causing her to pass out.
operator can only clear 35 sq m per day, using a prodder.
Mr Kendrick, a long time friend and former business associate of Sir Richard Branson, will become chairman of NHSH once the deal is completed, and aims to raise money to build the landmine
detection machines, which cost around $10 million - pounds 6.25 million - to make.
still take 40 victims every month About 40 people are falling victim to landmines
on monthly basis as demining agencies warn insecurity is complicating their efforts to rid the country of landmines
The meeting discussed the report on the activities during the last period including surveys, clearing landmines
, raising awareness about landmine
dangers and providing assistance to landmine
It said about 76 square miles were cleared of landmines
in 2009 in a pounds 316million effort, and 138 square miles were cleared of other unexploded devices.
"Our hope is that today's announcement will instill an even stronger commitment on the part of both communities to rid the island completely of its deadly landmine
heritage driven by the recognition that landmines
have no place in any civilized society," she stressed.
Police said the two were carrying what was likely a boxed landmine
they picked up on their way back from fishing in the Imjin River.