Romania has ratified the landmine treaty
Vier Menschen bei Minenexplosion schwer verletzt
Antifahrzeugminen fordern 11 Tote und 58 Verletzte bei zwei Unfällen in Sri Lanka und Indien - 6-8 Millionen Landminen in Angola verlegt. 204 Minenunfälle forderten bereits über 400 Opfer in den ersten 6 Monaten dieses Jahres....
Between six and eight million landmines are buried in Angola, in addition to the millions of other explosive devices.
At least eight people were killed and 46 others injured Tuesday when the passenger bus they were riding in ran over a landmine in north central Sri Lanka, police said.
Leading Kashmiri militant group the Hizbul Mujahideen on Tuesday claimed responsibility for a landmine attack which killed three Indian soldiers at the start of a ceasefire. "A blast was carried out by our mujahideen. We attacked an armoured vehicle and it was blown apart by the blast," Hizbul spokesman Salim Hashmi told AFP.
Myanmar has started amassing troops along the border, prompting Bangladesh authorities to alert the BDR and dispatch reinforcements to the frontiers.
The Anti-tank mines of the future will not anymore simply lay above the ground waiting for the victim.