A Mines Advisory Group worker teaches an Iraqi family about the risks of land mines
Lebanon is now around 60 percent clear of land mines
The Pentagon cites the need to use land mines
as a deterrent along the North and South Korea border.
should at least set a target date to join the treaty, immediately pledge not to use land mines
and begin destruction of its stockpiles.
The way in which the land mines
were placed in Ahim is one of the biggest inhibiting factors to their cleanup.
Though the limitations of land mines
in the COE are real, current doctrine seems almost wholly focused on promoting mine warfare to the detriment of all other military obstacle efforts.
The United States maintains a stockpile of more than ten million land mines
and insists on the right to produce more and to use them when it sees fit.
fuel tank and abrasive material tanks for cutting the land mine
, are mounted on a skid.
Kushwaha of the university's department of agricultural and bioresource engineering will receive a total of $605,000 over five years from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and the Canadian Department of National Defence (DND) to develop efficient and cost-effective machines for clearing land mines
He is now assistant professor of political science at Southwestern Missouri State University in Springfield, where he directs the country's only Land Mine
Japan will also provide the International Committee of the Red Cross with $1 million land mine
education for Afghans and to supply those who have lost limbs from explosions with artificial ones, the official said.
The machine digs into soil using a high-speed revolving cutter placed at the end of the arm of a hydraulic shovel car, causing the land mine
to explode when the shovel car touches the fuse, company officials said.