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Neugeborenes Kind bei Explosion in Afghanistan verletzt

(17.03.2015)

Der schreckliche Unfall geschah, als die Familie die Mutter und das Kind vom Krankenhaus nach Hause fuhr - und dabei über eine Mine fuhr. 2 Menschen starben sofort, die anderen wurden verletzt. Unter den Toten war auch die Mutter des Kindes (auf Englisch). weiterlesen >>>


Sudan: 4 Kinder sterben bei Explosion von Landmine

(14.03.2015)

Laut Angaben des Gemeindevorstehers von Reel Bar in der Provinz Süd Kordofan starben die vier Kinder, als sie beim Jagen auf eine Landmine traten. (auf Englisch) weiterlesen >>>


USA: Streumunitionspolitik

(10.03.2015)

Kein Land lagert so viel Streumunition wie die USA. Kein Land hat jemals so viel Streumunition eingesetzt wie die USA. Beide zahlen liegen im dreistelligen Millionenbereich. weiterlesen >>>


Kuwait: Schäfer aus Bangladesch (32) stirbt nach Unfall mit Landmine

(10.03.2015)

Bei dem Unfall starb der Schäfer sofort, ein weiterer Schäfter wurde verletzt. Die Mine stammt vermutlich aus irakischen Beständen. (auf Englisch) weiterlesen >>>


Kolumbien: Regierung und FARC-Rebellen einigen sich auf gemeinsames Räumen von Minen

(09.03.2015)

Nach über 50 Jahre Kampf haben die beiden Parteien nun ein noch nie dagewesenes Übereinkommen geschlossen, das Hoffnung auf weitere Annäherungen macht. (auf Englisch) weiterlesen >>>


Myanmar: Junge (10) stirbt nach Unfall mit Landmine

(07.03.2015)

In einem der vermintesten Ländern der Welt, Myanmar, ist es zu einem tragischen Unfall gekommen, als ein zehnjähriger Junge Laogai beim Holzsammeln auf eine Mine trat (auf Englisch). weiterlesen >>>


Elefant mit drei Beinen bekommt neue Prothese

(04.03.2015)

Als Baby wurde Mosha, auch bekannt als der dreibeinige Elefant, Opfer einer Landmine in Kambodscha. In Thailand gibt es ein Krankenhaus für Elefanten. Dort wurde ihr nun eine neue Prothese angebracht. (in Englisch) weiterlesen >>>


Iran: 5 Schüler durch Explosion einer Mine verletzt

(03.03.2015)

Eine Mine, die noch aus dem Iran-Irak-Krieg aus den 1980ern stammte, explodierte nahe der Grenze zum Irak. 8 Schüler waren auf dem Weg nach Hause, einer löste die Mine aus, verletzt wurden 5 von ihnen - zum Glück starb keiner (in Englisch) weiterlesen >>>


Spurt in Maoist activity has police on high alert (India)

(18.03.2007)

VISAKHAPATNAM: The spurt in Maoist activities came as a rude jolt for police personnel of the three north districts of Andhra Pradesh ' Srikakulam, Vizianagaram and Visakhapatnam ' who did not witness any major assault by the banned outfit in the recent months. weiterlesen >>>


Garment, MIA issue high on Khiem's last day in US (U.S.A./Vietnam)

(18.03.2007)

VietNamNet Bridge - On March 16 Deputy Prime Minister Pham Gia Khiem had his last day of his official visit to the United States heavily loaded with meetings, mostly with military and financial officials. weiterlesen >>>


Gefährlich auch nach 62 Jahren (Deutschland)

(18.03.2007)

Noch immer kommt in Sachsen jede Menge Fundmunition ans Licht. Sie ist oft nicht erkennbar und hochexplosiv. weiterlesen >>>


Demining Operations Wind Down After 15 Years (Mozambique)

(18.03.2007)

Maputo - Fifteen years after the end of Mozambique's devastating civil war, efforts to clear the country of deadly landmines are entering the final phase.  weiterlesen >>>


'We have no strong weapons' (Afghanistan)

(18.03.2007)

Afghan field commander wants Ottawa to provide his troops with assault rifles and armoured vehicles to fight Taliban weiterlesen >>>


British forces banned from using 'dumb' cluster bombs (Great-Britain)

(18.03.2007)

The defence secretary, Des Browne, has banned the use by Britain's armed forces of "dumb" cluster bombs, which have killed and maimed thousands of civilians. weiterlesen >>>


Polus fund-raiser to aid land mine victims (U.S.A.)

(17.03.2007)

Some people gripe about the cost of a cup of coffee, but it's nothing compared to the high price that some workers have paid for getting the world its morning java fix.  weiterlesen >>>


Blast rocks Tata Motors' Singur plant (India)

(17.03.2007)

Huge stock of explosives seized  weiterlesen >>>


Second batch of UAE's Mine-clearing unit arrive in Beirut (Lebanon)

(17.03.2007)

Beirut - The second batch of technicians from the Engineering Unit of the UAE Armed Forces arrived here Saturday to participate in the mine clearing operations. weiterlesen >>>


Dantewada police camp didn't even have fence (India)

(17.03.2007)

RAIPUR: The 55 policemen, who died in the Maoist attack at Rani Budli police camp in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh on Thursday, had locked themselves into room with their arms, awaiting for a firefight. What actually happened was a fire, which claimed their lives.  weiterlesen >>>


Unprofessional media causes diplomatic dismay (Yemen)

(17.03.2007)

SANA'A - Dr. Mustafa Hwaidi charge de affairs of the Libyan embassy in Sana'a expressed his dismay at the "unprofessional media" which carried news of a lawsuit against Muammar Al-Qadhafi, Libyan President.  weiterlesen >>>


National Workshop on Landmine/ERW Victim Assistance" (Sudan)

(17.03.2007)

KHARTOUM, 17 March 2007 - Landmines and explosive remnants of war (ERW) present physical, psychological and social threats to the human security of local populations and communities in Sudan.  weiterlesen >>>


Somalia: Old land mine kills 7 and wounds 2 (Somalia)

(16.03.2007)

(SomaliNet) An old land mine detonated accidentally by children on Friday killed seven people and wounded two on near the Somali capital Mogadishu, police said. weiterlesen >>>


Insecurity could hinder national census in South Sudan (Sudan)

(15.03.2007)

March 16, 2007 (NAIROBI) - Preparations for the population census in Sudan, expected to take place in mid-November, are going on well, but security remains an obstacle, a Sputh Sudan census responsible said. weiterlesen >>>


Roots of Peace Exchanges Mines for Vines

(15.03.2007)

Heidi Kuhn and an Afghan Farmer who is also a landmine survivor in his fields that have been revitalized by Roots of Peace.  weiterlesen >>>


Press Release ' 49 States Want to Take up Negotiations on a Ban of Cluster Munitions

(14.03.2007)

But the Oslo Conference rejects to an entire ban  weiterlesen >>>


Ulrike Folkerts und Sebastian Krumbiegel unterstützen Unterschriftenaktion gegen Landminen und Streubomben

(14.03.2007)

FriedensDekade überreicht 10.000 Unterschriften gegen Minen und Streubomben weiterlesen >>>


Air Force pounds Tiger targets in East (Sri Lanka)

(13.03.2007)

As ground troops advanced towards LTTE-held Thoppigala amidst heavy resistance, Air Force jets yesterday continued to pound rebel targets in the area, killing several Tiger cadres, including two top area leaders, the military said. weiterlesen >>>


Iran Playing Bigger Role in Hamas Terror Training (Israel/Palestine)

(13.03.2007)

Jerusalem (CNSNews.com) - The longer Israel waits to rout the growing terrorist threat in the Gaza Strip, the more difficult it will be -- and it may already be too late, an Israeli parliamentarian said. weiterlesen >>>


Knallerei im Grunewald (Deutschland)

(13.03.2007)

Sprengmeister Dirk Wegener vernichtet Granaten, Minen und Bomben aus dem Berliner Boden weiterlesen >>>


War der Libanonkrieg rechtens? (Libanon/Deutschland)

(13.03.2007)

Experten tagen in Bad Mergentheim und finden keine eindeutigen Antworten weiterlesen >>>


'UPDF Somalia Mission Plane Was Shot At' (Somalia)

(13.03.2007)

Kampala - THE plane carrying Ugandan soldiers and equipment that caught fire in the Somali capital Mogadishu last Friday was attacked, the Government of Belarus has confirmed.  weiterlesen >>>


Charity Aids Landmine Victims (Uganda)

(12.03.2007)

Kampala - Victims of landmines in Aromo displaced persons camp in Lira can expect a better livelihood after they were given sewing machines.  weiterlesen >>>


Kwanza-Sul: UNDP calls for demining (Angola)

(12.03.2007)

Sumbe - United Nation`s Development Programme representative to Angola, Tuesday in Sumbe, central Kwanza-Sul province, appealed for continued assistance to demining towards the country`s security, economic progress, democracy and human development.  weiterlesen >>>


Military take steps to prevent civilian casualties during convoy movements (Sri Lanka)

(12.03.2007)

The Security Forces activated new safety measures to prevent civilian casualties in LTTE claymore mine attacks against military convoys in the Jaffna Peninsula.  weiterlesen >>>


Black market weapons at the root of global security threat

(12.03.2007)

In the time that it takes you to read this article, someone, somewhere in the world will likely be killed with an illegal weapon.  weiterlesen >>>


Two claymore mines uncovered - Jaffna (Sri Lanka)

(12.03.2007)

Following the recovery of arms and ammunitions at Urelu in Jaffna, a continuous search operation was launched by the security force personnel in the adjacent areas last afternoon, Monday the 12th of March.  weiterlesen >>>


Five injured in landmine blast (Pakistan)

(11.03.2007)

QUETTA: Five tribesmen were injured in a landmine blast in Dera Bugti on Monday, police said.  weiterlesen >>>


Pakistani woman injured in landmine blast (Pakistan)

(11.03.2007)

A woman was injured as a landmine exploded in southwestern Pakistan's Baluchistan province on Sunday, the private Geo Television reported. weiterlesen >>>


Mine clearing poses security challenges (Turkey)

(11.03.2007)

The Turkish government is in need of $450 million to destroy mines which were planted for just $3 a piece. Some expect the cost to reach $1 billion.  weiterlesen >>>


Taliban, NATO both declaring early victories (Afghanistan)

(11.03.2007)

Canadian troops with Operation Achilles successfully move into Maiwand area weiterlesen >>>


Nicht genug Hilfe für Minen-Opfer (Österreich)

(11.03.2007)

Vor zehn Jahren wurde in Wien der Grundstein für die Ottawa-Konvention gelegt ' Staatssekretär Winkler: weiterlesen >>>


Regierung am Pranger

(11.03.2007)

Schwere Vorwürfe gegen die sudanesische Regierung: Uno-Menschenrechtsermittler weisen ihr eine zentrale Rolle zu bei Kriegsverbrechen und Verbrechen gegen die Menschlichkeit in der Darfur-Region. weiterlesen >>>


UNMEE MACC weekly update (Eritrea)

(11.03.2007)

Operational Updates  weiterlesen >>>


Calmy-Rey appelliert für Gewaltverzicht in Darfur

(11.03.2007)

Genf. SDA/baz. Bundespräsidentin Micheline Calmy-Rey hat am Montag die Regierung und die Rebellengruppen im Sudan aufgefordert, der Gewalt abzuschwören.  weiterlesen >>>


Cambodia wants unity on land mines (Cambodia)

(11.03.2007)

Phnom Penh (dpa) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen Monday called on four Association of South East Asian (ASEAN) nations which have so far not signed the Ottawa Treaty banning land mines to conform and help the bloc set an example to Asia and the world. weiterlesen >>>


US demining equipment for Nairobi centre (Kenya)

(11.03.2007)

The Nairobi-based International Mine Action Training Centre has been nominated to receive sophisticated demining and detection equipment to help the region deal with the deadly armaments.  weiterlesen >>>


Beschluss des Präsidiums der SPD zum Thema: Abrüstung stärken - neue Aufrüstung verhindern

(11.03.2007)

Das Präsidium der Sozialdemokratischen Partei Deutschlands hat in seiner heutigen Sitzung folgenden Beschluss gefasst: Abrüstung stärken - neue Aufrüstung verhindern weiterlesen >>>


Finland's Katainen prepared to postpone joining Ottawa treaty (Finland)

(11.03.2007)

Jyrki Katainen, the chairman of Finland´s opposition National Coalition party, said in a televised general election debate on Sunday that he would be prepared to postpone joining the Ottawa treaty banning antipersonnel land mines. weiterlesen >>>


Two WW2 mines found in garbage container in Kaliningrad (Russia)

(11.03.2007)

KALININGRAD - Two 82-mm mortar mines of the Second World War times were found in a garbage container in the yard of a house in Zakharov Street in Kaliningrad on Sunday.  weiterlesen >>>


Minefields found in Kitgum district (Uganda)

(10.03.2007)

TWO mine fields containing hundreds of mines have been discovered in Kitgum district, along the Uganda-Sudan border.  weiterlesen >>>


Kann der Iran erobert werden?

(09.03.2007)

Ob der Konflikt zwischen den USA und der islamische Republik Iran in Zukunft mit Waffen ausgetragen wird, lässt sich nicht genau sagen. Doch kann der Iran überhaupt erobert werden? weiterlesen >>>


Minenfelder am Wegesrand

(09.03.2007)

Ausstellung "Die fremde Landschaft" bei der Darmstädter Schader-Stiftung  weiterlesen >>>


Soldier hurt in Surigao ambush (Philippines)

(08.03.2007)

An Army soldier was seriously injured as New People's Army (NPA) militia attacked a military truck in Bayabas, Surigao del Sur on Thursday evening, following the rebels' alleged murder of two provincial policemen the day before. weiterlesen >>>


Three Lebanese injured by Israeli cluster bomb (Lebanon)

(08.03.2007)

Three Lebanese civilians were injured when a cluster bomb, left behind by Israeli occupation forces, went off in southern Lebanon on Thursday, a security source said.  weiterlesen >>>


Trincomalee North Major Tiger Bases Cleared (Sri Lanka)

(08.03.2007)

TRINCOMALEE: Tiger terrorists at Peraru jungles in the North of Trincomalee in their sheer desperation after being severely beaten in Verugal sector were given another deadly whipping by the Security Forces today (09) when the Sri Lanka Army launched 48 hour humanitarian operation ended with desired success. weiterlesen >>>


Key part of Cyprus barrier demolished (Cyprus)

(08.03.2007)

Greek Cypriots have dismantled a key section of the Green Line, which separates them from the island's Turkish population. weiterlesen >>>


Killing fields still deadly (Cambodia)

(07.03.2007)

The lands of Cambodia still lay littered with land mines - posing danger to the lives of millions in the Southeast Asian country. weiterlesen >>>


Human rights conference to tackle "R2P" resolution (U.S.A.)

(07.03.2007)

BERKELEY ' A year after the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted the "Responsibility to Protect" resolution, human rights groups are pressing world leaders to act on their declaration to stem genocide and other atrocities. weiterlesen >>>


Army's Chemical Materials Agency Reaches Destruction Milestone (USA)

(07.03.2007)

WASHINGTON (Army News Service, March 6, 2007) - The U.S. Army Chemical Materials Agency has been safely eliminating America's stockpile of chemical weapons since 1990, and has reached a milestone with the destruction of half of its stockpile of chemical munitions. This accounts for more than 1.7 million munitions in the original stockpile.  weiterlesen >>>


One Terrorist Killed, Two Wounded South of Tikrit (Iraq)

(07.03.2007)

More than 600 mortar rounds and anti-tank mines with fuses were discovered. weiterlesen >>>


Alarm over Iran helps Bush (Middle East)

(07.03.2007)

More recently, they have been providing arms and training to anti-American militants in Iraq. Iranian-made EFPs (explosively formed projectiles), a particularly potent type of landmine, have been responsible for more than 170 American combat deaths.  weiterlesen >>>


Werden "Cluster Bombs" 2008 verboten?

(07.03.2007)

Streubomben (englisch "Cluster Bombs") hinterlassen bei jedem Einsatz zahlreiche Blindgänger, die genau wie Landminen in Nachkriegsgebieten viele Menschen töten oder verstümmeln. weiterlesen >>>


Roboter im Nahkampfeinsatz

(07.03.2007)

Rüstungsunternehmen stellt Kampfroboter vor weiterlesen >>>


Jeder kann zur Verbesserung der Welt beitragen"

(07.03.2007)

Peter Mucke sieht für terre des hommes alte und neue Herausforderungen weiterlesen >>>


Maoist violence may be spinning out of control (India)

(07.03.2007)

New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) A surge in Maoist violence that killed nearly 750 people, including 520 civilians, in India last year threatens to explode with the brazen killing of Sunil Mahto, MP, during Holi festivities, demonstrating again that the ultra-left radicals have the ability and resources to attack at will. weiterlesen >>>


Climate of impunity fuels RP killings - US report (Philippines)

(07.03.2007)

Despite the Philippine government announcements to investigate and prosecute cases, a climate of impunity continues to encourage extrajudicial killings and other human rights abuses in 2006, the United States said Wednesday (Manila time). weiterlesen >>>


Mankato Guard going to Kosovo

(07.03.2007)

Second trip to Balkans for battallion weiterlesen >>>


Ghost Soldiers Discover Secret Room, Hidden Cache (Iraq)

(07.03.2007)

WMOSUL, Iraq (Army News Service, March 5, 2007) - Two Garryowen troops assigned to Ghost Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, netted one of the largest weapons caches in the Ninewa Province Feb. 9.  weiterlesen >>>


Maoist in police net (India)

(07.03.2007)

ROURKELA, March 6: The Sundergarh police has arrested a suspected MCC cadre here today from Bisra. Speaking to the reporters at the Brahmanitaranga police station, Mr Praveen Kumar, SP of Sundergarh, said: "We are yet to ascertain the identity of the person arrested, but till now, he is claiming that he is Bijaya."  weiterlesen >>>


A helping hand to Vakarai people (Sri Lanka)

(07.03.2007)

The Vakarai people will receive electricity shortly for the first time. A group trained in the United States are involved in land mines clearing and the area will be free of land mines by April.  weiterlesen >>>


UN resumes voluntary resettlement of Sudanese refugees (Sudan)

(07.03.2007)

THE United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees on Tuesday resumed the voluntary return of Sudanese refugees.  weiterlesen >>>


Sudanese displaced return home in Blue Nile State (Sudan)

(07.03.2007)

March 6, 2007 (KHARTOUM) - The UN International Organization for Migration (IOM) announced today that more than 1500 internally displaced people (IDPs) have been assisted by IOM over the past month to voluntarily return to former homes in southern parts of the Blue Nile State, the UNMIS news bulletin reported. weiterlesen >>>


Students Panic As Tigers Blast Claymore Near School (Sri Lanka)

(07.03.2007)

STUDENTS OF Eraperiyakulam Perakum Vidyalaya, in Vavuniya, panicked and ran helter skelter yesterday when the LTTE detonated a claymore mine near the school, targeting a group of STF officers on their way to a meeting with the school authorities. The incident took place just as classes had begun. weiterlesen >>>


Photos Without Borders (Cambodia)

(07.03.2007)

Rachel is one of 10 children in her family. As the rest of her siblings harvest maize to carry them through another year, Rachel is bent over her medical books with the weight of a better life for herself and her family on her shoulders.  weiterlesen >>>


Hidden bombs stalk Vietnamese as states seek treaty (Vietnam)

(07.03.2007)

DONG HA, Vietnam (Reuters) - In the same week that dozens of countries declared plans to ban cluster munitions, a boy was killed by the explosion of a steel ball he picked up and threw while tending livestock. weiterlesen >>>


Stacking shoes to support landmine victims (Canada)

(07.03.2007)

Mines Action Canada and the Carleton University Human Rights Society teamed up to build a shoe pile on Parliament Hill March 1. weiterlesen >>>


Rights situation improving: US report (Nepal)

(07.03.2007)

A recent report by US government has said that there has been some improvement in the human rights situation in Nepal following the success of the April movement. weiterlesen >>>


Latest news: Family prepare for funeral of Royal Marine (Iraq)

(07.03.2007)

The funeral of Royal Marine Jonathan 'Dutchy' Holland will be held next week.  weiterlesen >>>


US Rights Report Criticizes Russia, Belarus; Notes Improvements in Balkans

(07.03.2007)

But the report also cites fewer deaths from unexploded land mines from the Balkan war of the 1990s, and fewer reports of physical abuse by police.  weiterlesen >>>


Sri Lanka pushes for disabled friendly trains buildings (Sri Lanka)

(07.03.2007)

Some 600 villages were contaminated with landmines last year, leaving 64 people seriously wounded and killing several others. "Peace would reduce the numbers of disabled," Cassaza says.  weiterlesen >>>


Canadian troops back British-led NATO offensive in southern Afghanistan

(07.03.2007)

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (CP) - British-led forces supported by Canadian, American and other coalition troops launched an offensive Tuesday to drive the Taliban out of Helmand province. Canada's Leopard tanks have been deployed for action. weiterlesen >>>


Army wants answers over death of Thai mine owner (Burma)

(07.03.2007)

Chiang Mai _ The Third Army yesterday ordered its intelligence service to find out the story behind a landmine explosion in Burma which left the Thai owner of an antimony mine dead and seriously injured an employee. The regional army chief wanted to know how the slain businessman was able to run his mining operation for more than three years in Burma's Kayah state without the knowledge of Thai authorities, a Third Army source said.  weiterlesen >>>


Red alert in Naxal-hit areas (India)

(07.03.2007)

RED ALERT has been sounded in the Naxal-affected areas of Chandauli, Sonebhadra and Mirzapur. The alert was sounded after the killing of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) MP Sunil Mahto and three others by the Naxals in Jamshedpur on Sunday. weiterlesen >>>


Syrian terrorists claim 1st attack against Israel (Syria/Israel)

(05.03.2007)

Attempted landmine bombing 'start of campaign to force Jewish retreat' weiterlesen >>>


Belgien verbietet Investitionen in Streubomben

(05.03.2007)

Neues Gesetz in Belgien ist das erste dieser Art weiterlesen >>>


Military scores win over Reds in Surigao (Philippines)

(04.03.2007)

DAVAO CITY-The military's Eastern Mindanao Command claimed a big score against the communist New People's Army after its troops engaged rebels and recovered what Defense Secretary Hermogenes Ebdane Jr. described as the "largest bomb and explosive manufacturing center" in Mindanao.  weiterlesen >>>


Iraq's new harvest: land mines (Iraq)

(04.03.2007)

Shepherds dig up lethal 20-year-old weapons for resale  weiterlesen >>>


MP's killing focuses on vulnerability of Maoist targets (India)

(04.03.2007)

The sensational killing of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) MP Sunil Mahto near Jamshedpur by suspected Maoists has once again proved the sway of the rebels and the way they are able to operate here with impunity. weiterlesen >>>


NATO Attack Thwarted (Afghanistan)

(04.03.2007)

On Saturday at 6:00am a NATO attack on the frontlines of the Mujahideen of Islamic Emirate in the Kajaki district of Helmand province was thwarted after a fierce hour long firefight.  weiterlesen >>>


Algeria gun, mine attacks kill 9 (Algeria)

(04.03.2007)

ALGIERS, Algeria - Suspected Islamic militants attacked a police checkpoint in Algeria with rocket-propelled grenades and machine guns Sunday, killing five officers and wounding three others, according to a newspaper report. weiterlesen >>>


Cambodia, Canada to hold mine action conference (Cambodia)

(04.03.2007)

The Cambodia Mine Action Authority and the Embassy of Canada announced that they are to co- host an international mine action conference in Phnom Penh from March 12 to 14, a press release said on Monday. weiterlesen >>>


Naxal violence major concern for state, Central govts (India)

(04.03.2007)

New Delhi: With 18 of the 22 districts in Jharkhand affected by Naxalite problem, violence by the ultras has become a major concern for both the state government and the Centre.  weiterlesen >>>


Golan: Minen nach Israel geworfen

(04.03.2007)

DAMASKUS / JERUSALEM (inn) - Zehn Minen sind am Samstag im Golan von Syrien aus auf israelisches Gebiet geworfen worden. Dabei kam jedoch niemand zu Schaden. weiterlesen >>>


Finland's Halonen approves cluster bombs (Finland)

(04.03.2007)

Tarja Halonen, the president of Finland, was quoted as saying by Oulu-based daily Kaleva on Sunday that the planned acquisition of cluster bombs had not damaged Finland's international reputation. weiterlesen >>>


Kroatien: Italiener bei Explosion einer Landmine getötet

(04.03.2007)

Ein 34-jähriger Italiener ist nahe der kroatischen Adria-Küstenstadt Zadar durch die Explosion einer Landmine getötet worden.  weiterlesen >>>


Slovak PM supports minister after army depot blast (Slovakia)

(04.03.2007)

BRATISLAVA - Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico expressed support on Monday for Defence Minister Frantisek Kasicky after a blast at an army depot killed at least three people on Friday. weiterlesen >>>


EADS North America Opens New U.S. Facility in Russellville, Arkansas (U.S.A.)

(04.03.2007)

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. - The 8,500 square foot installation is the headquarters for EADS North America Integrated Shelter Systems.EADS North America recently opened its newest U.S. facility, which specializes in integrated shelter solutions for military, homeland security and disaster recovery applications.  weiterlesen >>>


Tamil Nadu police investigations reveal Tamil Tigers selected Kerala for procurement for explosives (Sri Lanka)

(03.03.2007)

The Tamil Nadu police have traced some of the arms procurement activities of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) to the adjacent state of Kerala. weiterlesen >>>


Gewaltige Explosion: Tote bei Munitionslager- Explosion in Slowakei

(02.03.2007)

Bei der Explosion eines Munitionslagers in der Slowakei sind am Freitag mindestens drei Arbeiter ums Leben gekommen. weiterlesen >>>


Vergessen im Staub der Wüste

(02.03.2007)

Vor 30 Jahren die Flucht, dann Aufnahme im Lager. Da leben sie heute immer noch. Jetzt fand hier ein Marathon statt, um daran zu erinnern, dass es sie noch gibt: die Saharauis aus der Westsahara weiterlesen >>>


Afghanistan wants a joint terror mechanism with Pak now Add to Clippings (Afghanistan)

(01.03.2007)

NEW DELHI: Even as India and Pakistan get ready for the first meeting of the anti-terror mechanism , Afghanistan is pushing for a similar sort of cooperation with Pakistan. weiterlesen >>>


Stalled convoy a sitting duck - Traffic jams can terrify you in Taliban territory (Afghanistan)

(01.03.2007)

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - For sheer gut-wrenching anxiety and outright fear, forget the rocket attacks or foot patrols "outside the wire." weiterlesen >>>


Armenia's Mine Curse (Armenia)

(01.03.2007)

Thirteen years after the ceasefire in the Karabakh war landmines in Armenia are still killing people.  weiterlesen >>>


10 rebels, 2 soldiers killed in southern Philippine clash (Philippines)

(01.03.2007)

Philippine government troops killed 10 New People's Army (NPA) rebels during a violent clash in the south on Thursday morning, the military said on Friday.  weiterlesen >>>


UN De-Miners And Partners Destroy Thousands of Mines As More Areas Cleared (Sudan)

(01.03.2007)

United Nations de-miners and their aid agency partners in south Sudan have destroyed thousands of mines and other unexploded ordnance over the past few months, including clearing the customs market in Juba, the UN mission to the country said today, reporting also on more fighting and displacement in the conflict-wracked Darfur region.  weiterlesen >>>


Egypt uncovers TNT (Egypt)

(01.03.2007)

Egypt uncovered a ton of explosives Friday near the border with the Gaza Strip. weiterlesen >>>


Neue koreanische Familientreffen geplant

(01.03.2007)

Süd- und Nordkorea wollen die seit Monaten auf Eis liegenden Begegnungen zwischen getrennt lebenden Familien wiederaufnehmen. weiterlesen >>>


Acht Tote bei Maoisten-Anschlag in Zentralindien (Indien)

(01.03.2007)

Neu Delhi. Bei einem Anschlag mutmasslicher maoistischer Rebellen auf Polizisten in Zentralindien sind am Donnerstag mindestens acht Menschen getötet worden. weiterlesen >>>


Stepping up for landmine victims (Ethiopia)

(01.03.2007)

Man starts campaign to help Ethiopians maimed by war  weiterlesen >>>