Antipersonnel

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Referring to any device or maneuver intended to disable, wound, maim, or kill persons, in particular military personnel
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Representatives of about 100 nations began signing the ambitious treaty Dec 3 morning formally renouncing the use of the bombs, typically anti-personnel weapons that eject dozens of explosive bomblets when detonated.
Other anti-personnel weapons such as air-fuel explosives were deployed to burn up all oxygen as a means of killing all life in a particular area.
One per cent of INC sales during February - up to a maximum of $100,000 - will be donated to one of Heather's charities, Adopt-a-Minefield, which campaigns to ban the anti-personnel weapons.
He adds: "Combine that with the use of anti-personnel weapons such as clusterbombs and the whole enterprise is tainted.