Detonating the media: Raising the profile of mine action


SUMMARY: In January 1997, Diana, Princess of Wales, travelled to Angola with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). She did not travel alone. Around ninety international journalists and TV crews accompanied her. It is unlikely that Angola’s sleepy second city of Huambo saw similar numbers of press until September 2019, when her son, Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, walked in her footsteps.

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Published: Thursday, July 1, 2021

Last Updated: Thursday, November 2, 2023

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