land mines

The Mine Kafon Drone maps, detects and destroys landmines more quickly and safely than any existing technology.
The divers face dark, difficult conditions and the hazards that come with handling unexploded ordnance. "If that UXO goes
You're perusing it, admiring your handiwork. Then you see it. Ack! A rudimentary, easily fixed error is there in the text. It's standard-size type, but to your eyes it's in 54-point Bodoni Bold. And somehow, it's underlined. Blinking, too. Maybe even chuckling softly.
We don't talk much about the scale of human suffering in Southeast Asia that came from U.S. intervention. American involvement in the Middle East could usefully be informed by the Asian experience, however: namely, that war has long-lasting consequences for the local populations, to say nothing of broader impacts.
It is past time for the United States to agree to a ban on the use of these indiscriminate weapons and to accede to the Ottawa Convention. The U.S. statement does not advance that outcome.
2013-09-23-EntChallenge.jpgIt may not be the place we would choose to grow up or build our livelihood, but Afghanistan is also where, with a little assistance, Haji was able to succeed.
The landmine that took my legs was indiscriminate. It easily could have taken the legs of my Somali driver, another passerby, or a child. The conflicts in Burma and Syria will be similarly callous, scarring people in ways we can see and ways we cannot.
Landmines are very expensive reminders of sometimes long-resolved conflicts. In addition to the 15,000 to 20,000 lives it
And what wars, what cycles of violence and despair and with what weapons used, will follow the next economic tragedy, engulfing a world already poverty-maddened past the point of desperation?
During a recent trip to Southeast Asia the lives of some hidden communities and new considerations and issues came to my
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By Judith Sudilovsky Religion News Service QASR EL YAHUD, West Bank (RNS/ENInews) Pilgrims are flowing back to the traditional
Early next year, anti-narcotics police will begin deploying squads of rats to sniff out land mines in remote areas of Colombia
Let's not be apologists for badvocacy. We must not ignore the fact that bringing advocacy about various issues to different parts of the western world will be met with different reactions.
Kandahar Break offers a love story as old as Romeo and Juliet at the core of a more contemporary thriller, every scene of which is packed with suspense.
We in the U.S. need to show our own determination to foster the works of mercy rather than the works of war. The emergency hospital staff, unarmed and courageous, provide a fine example.
The time has come for the U.S., the world's most powerful high-tech military, to give up its low-tech stockpile of ten million antipersonnel landmines.
On the Afghani-Pakistani border, millions today are living in squalor. The government began immediately to house them, lay