There were four remaining minefields
in the buffer zone, she added.
Scouts and members of Hezbollah's health committee were spread across the region to warn visitors about likely locations of active minefields
and unexploded munitions.
NNA - In a press release by the British Embassy in Beirut, it said "British Ambassador to Lebanon Tom Fletcher visited a minefield
marking and de-mining operation of the Mines Advisory Group (MAG) Lebanon in the village of Deir Dourit in the Chouf region, in the framework of UK's support of the Mines Advisory Group in Lebanon to update the National Landmine and UXO Contamination Survey for Lebanon, in partnership with the LAF, along with a programme of minefield
marking and mine risk awareness training.
Landmine accidents occur when people inadvertently wander into a minefield
or are forced to take the risk of travelling through a minefield
in order to collect water, fetch firewood or grow food for their families," reads the charity's website.
In a first test, the jet has taken several images of a minefield
near Mergasor town, northeast of Erbil.
It has also engulfed the minefields
and fence line where it was impossible for us to enter as there was a blast in the mines," Khan said.
Israel can clear its minefields
in less than ten years, following the example of Jordan, which has already cleaned up its border with Israel and is expected to be mine-free by July of this year," White says.
Speaking to reporters on Thursday, Lisa Buttenheim, head of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), called on the two communities in Cyprus to open the minefields
to clearance activities.
CLEARING THE BEACHES Naval personnel with a German mine washed ashore in 1940 - skills of disabling mines were later needed to clear Allied minefields
A DANGEROUS JOB A member of the Navy's Rendering Safe of Mines Squad deals with one on the east coast
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.
Iran will make investment in exploring minefields
in Tajikistan Warzab and Zarafshan regions, Head of Exploration Section of Tajikistan Industries Ministry Ebrahim Azimov said on Wednesday.
Over the past few years, most mine-related accidents in the Jordan Valley took place not in the sites of known minefields
, but in other areas, posing a threat to human security whose extent was not known, according to the NCDR statement.