200.000 Landminen in Sri Lanka geräumt


Laut Angaben des Halo Trust wurden in dem asiatischen Inselstaat 200.000 Minen geräumt - und dabei 90% der Flächen gesäubert.


Landminen-Überlebender in Sri-Lanka © Deshan Tennekoon / Handicap International

(12.12.2015)

Sri Lanka’s former civil war zone has been cleared of 200,000 land mines, world’s largest demining agency said today, as it aims at getting the country rid of the deadly explosives by 2020.

“We aim to completely rid the country of landlines by the year 2020,” said Damien O’Brien, chief of Halo Trust, said in Jaggna.

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