BINT JBEIL: A blanket of snow has covered signs on roads in south Lebanon that warn of minefields
and unexploded ordnance left behind by the Israeli army, creating a dangerous situation for residents.
The project focuses on updating contamination survey data, demarcating minefields
unmarked and cluster bomb sites and delivering Mine Risk Education to Lebanese residents and Syrian refugees living near high risk areas.
Princess Diana made headlines around the world shortly before her death in 1997 when she visited Angolan minefields
to raise awareness of the plight of the thousands of civilians maimed or killed by the devices.
By Ako Aziz Hamad * Iraqi Kurdistan Mine Action Agency (IKM) tested flying a micro airplane hoping the new technology to be utilized in surveying minefields
in the Region?
Despite having maps marking out the minefield
it was proving by no means simple.
Jose Vega, a Worcester native and graduate of Doherty Memorial High School, was recently awarded the Bronze Star for saving the lives of injured soldiers while in the middle of an old Russian minefield
The rats are too light to set off the mines, and they can explore a suspected minefield
and point with their noses to buried mines.
Better known for defusing bombs in Iraq in the Oscar-winning film 'The Hurt Locker', actor Jeremy Renner has braved a live minefield
in Afghanistan to draw attention to the tireless work of clearing mines that kill and maim long after being buried.
VISIT: Prince Harry is shown a minefield
in Mozambique and (inset) his mother Diana in 1997
Any consumer interested in the changing world of home mortgages and loans will find key Navigating the Mortgage Minefield
, a real estate primer offering a toolbox of invaluable observations, from self-assessments for choosing the best loan features to explanations of mortgage note obligations, borrower's rights, and more.
The cousin of an Arab Israeli killed in a failed rescue mission at a=20 minefield
Wednesday slammed authorities for what he characterized as a=20 "shameful screw-up.
Delivered by sector coordinators and the experienced deminers who worked in NPA's Wadi Araba/Aqaba Project, the course included extensive training on minefield
patterns, marking systems, the use of demining tools, vegetation cutting, site preparation, demining drills, first aid and casualty evacuation procedures.
The mine had been lifted from an eleven-kilometre barrier minefield
laid by Australian engineers in 1967.
George Medal presentation at Palace for Huddersfield soldier wounded while saving three mates in minefield
Three weeks ago Dave was working in Lebanon on behalf of the United Nations when he got injured in an Israeli minefield
which had been laid during this summer's war against the Lebanon-based Hezbollah group.