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Updated : 2 weeks ago IST
Luanda [Angola], November 18 (ANI/Xinhua): More than 1.8 million square metres of land was cleared from landmines in 2021 in Lunda Sul province, Angola, the National Institute for Demining announced on Wednesday.
Updated : 2 weeks, 6 days ago IST
New York [US], November 11 (ANI): An UN-backed civil society report has revealed that global casualties from anti-personnel landmines were "exceptionally high" last year, with Syrians and Afghans worst-hit.
Updated : 3 weeks ago IST
Kabul [Afghanistan] November 11 (ANI): Four Afghan children were injured in a landmine explosion in the western province of Ghor, as landmines and explosive remnants of war continued to pose a lingering threat to Afghans' lives, Xinhua reported citing local official as saying on Thursday.
Updated : 2 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Kabul [Afghanistan], September 4 (ANI): The Taliban offensive against Panjshir resistance forces has slowed down due to the presence of land mines in the area.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Jamshedpur (Jharkhand) [India], August 8 (ANI): Jamshedpur Police on Saturday disposed off 14 land mines planted by the Naxals at Jharkhand's Dalma mountain.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
Mulugu (Telangana) [India], June 26 (ANI): Telangana police have defused landmines in the Koppusuru forest area planted by the leaders of the banned Communist Party of India (Maoist).
Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New York [US], June 10 (ANI): The United Nations has called for an investigation into the attack in northern Afghanistan against the HALO Trust, a humanitarian group working to rid the country of landmines.
Updated : 7 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New York [US], April 8 (ANI): India on Thursday expressed support for the mine action efforts of the United Nations (UN) agencies, adding that the UN Mine Action Service's (UNMAS) mine action has remained pivotal to the safety and security of peacekeepers around the world.
Updated : 1 year, 3 months ago IST
Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], Aug 28 (ANI): Arms, ammunition and landmines have been recovered in last 10 days besides the arrest of several Naxals in the state, Jharkhand Director General of Police (DGP) MV Rao said on Friday.
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
Washington [USA], Feb 01 (ANI): The Trump administration on Friday cancelled an Obama-era policy that prohibited the use of landmines outside of the Korean Peninsula and committed the US military to destroy stockpiles of the explosives.
Updated : 2 years, 4 months ago IST
Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 23 (ANI): An anti-Naxal force on Tuesday discovered six landmines in Donubai forest area here.
Updated : 2 years, 7 months ago IST
Korba (Chhattisgarh) [India], Apr 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday accused Congress of "raising morale" of Naxals in Chhattisgarh and urged voters to choose between landmines and pipelines.