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Ukraine's newly adopted mine action law: What does this mean for HMA programs?


 

SUMMARY: Landmines and explosive remnants of war (ERW) are estimated to affect the lives of two million people in Eastern Ukraine, restricting freedom of movement and access to key infrastructure and livelihoods.1 Estimates on casualties vary widely and are often inconsistent. Nevertheless, estimates range between 1,600 and 3,600 military personnel and civilians who have fallen victim to mines and ERW since 2014.


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Published: Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 2019

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