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Today's Mine Action News (17th January 2017)

Posted on January 17, 2017

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Today's Mine Action News (12th January 2017)

Posted on January 12, 2017

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UNMAS Programme in the DRC - 2016 Overview

Posted on December 27, 2016

UNMAS continues to support the MONUSCO and international community efforts in the protection of civilians, stabilization and assistance to the democratic governance and institutional reforms in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). 

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The DRC Takes Action Towards Better Weapons and Ammunition Management

Posted on August 18, 2016

The illicit proliferation, excessive accumulation and misuse of weapons and ammunition pose a persistent problem for peace and security at the international, national and regional level causing the
violent death of half a million people every year, with 70,000 people dying during armed conflict.

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ACAP III Supports Victims of 19 April 2016 Attack in Kabul

Posted on June 21, 2016

Farid was walking with his father to the market when the explosion hit. “First it felt like an earthquake, and then came the loud sound of the blast,” he said. I held my ears because of the noise. A wall from the military building fell on top of me. I woke up to find myself in the hospital. Doctors told me that along with other injuries, my back and leg were broken.”

 

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