Jersey funds mine-detection training for ten Ukrainians


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(Jersey Evening Post) TEN Ukrainians sponsored through funds from Jersey are receiving training this month in mine detection and explosive ordinance disposal.

The participants from the war-torn nation are attending the fourth Friends of Ukraine-EOD course in Kosovo, with training provided by PCM and MAT Kosovo.

Bomb-disposal expert and PCM managing director Ben Remfrey said that while the exact extent of mining and unexploded bombs in Ukraine was unknown, it was now believed to be one of the most dangerous and explosives-laden regions on earth.


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Published: Thursday, July 28, 2022

Last Updated: Thursday, November 2, 2023

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