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Questions and answers on the new US landmine policy


 

SUMMARY: On January 31, 2020, the administration of President Donald Trump announced the reversal of US prohibitions on landmine production and use. The decision nullifies years of steps by the US to align its policy and practice with the 1997 treaty banning antipersonnel landmines.


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Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 13, 2020

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