A senior Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority (CMAA) official on Monday said the organisation needs an additional budget of $406 million and a further 1,000 mine-clearing
personnel to meet its goal of 100 per cent mine clearance by 2025.
However, our ever-alert Julie has told me of another innovation; mine-clearing
"The specialists from the Russian mine-clearing
units have been conducting the operation of demining the historical Palmyra.
--The sapper platoon consisted of three Engineer Support Variants (ESVs--including one mine clearing plow and one mine clearing roller), three dismounted sapper squads, one mine-clearing
line charge (MICLIC), and one Volcano on a load-handling system.
Rudskoy pointed out that the mine-clearing
effort is complicated, noting that the first team of Russian demining experts arrived in Syria to take part in dismantling mines in the archeological city and the residential neighborhoods.
assistance to Sri Lanka's demining efforts has included the donation of safety and field equipment, surveys on mine contamination for detection and land release, and mine-clearing
operations with international and local non-government organizations.
Davutoglu said the fatalities had been carrying out mine-clearing
troops have moved into the area where a wartime German "gold train" is claimed to be hidden.
Angelina Jolie quit Princess Diana's favourite mine-clearing
charity in a row over trustees paying themselves [pounds sterling]500 a day.
The abducted 19 were employees of Sterling Demining Afghanistan, which holds mine-clearing
contracts throughout the country.
ambassador visited a mine-clearing
operation in the Chouf Wednesday, pledging to continue to support an ongoing initiative to map areas at risk in the country along with the Mines Advisory Group and the Lebanese Army.
Over 5,500 Belgian soldiers have been sent to the area till now who are engaged in mine-clearing
operations in the border area between Lebanon and Israel.