Landmines left after Nagorno-Karabakh war kill at least 100

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Landmines left after Nagorno-Karabakh war kill at least 100” – below is their description. More than 100 people have been killed by land mines, left behind after last year’s Nagorno-Karabakh war between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Nine months on from the conflict, tens of thousands of explosives remain … Read more Landmines left after Nagorno-Karabakh war kill at least 100

Cambodia’s landmine-sniffing ‘hero rat’ retires after five years of service

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Cambodia’s landmine-sniffing ‘hero rat’ retires after five years of service” – below is their description. Magawa, the landmine-sniffing “hero rat”, completed his last mission on May 31, 2021 and has retired after five years of service in Cambodia. The African giant pouched rat was awarded by … Read more Cambodia’s landmine-sniffing ‘hero rat’ retires after five years of service

Magawa the most successful mine-sniffing rat retires

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Magawa the most successful mine-sniffing rat retires” – below is their description. Magawa, an African giant pouched rat and the most successful rodent at sniffing out landmines and unexploded ordnance in Cambodia, is retiring after five years. ‘Although still in good health, he has reached a retirement age and … Read more Magawa the most successful mine-sniffing rat retires

Tunisia’s forgotten victims of jihadist landmines

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Tunisia’s forgotten victims of jihadist landmines” – below is their description. In recent years, #Tunisia’s centre-west Kasserine region has become the target of #terrorist attacks. Locals living in the mountains that surround the region are sometimes #victims of homemade mines, likely scattered by insurgents across the mountain chain. Armed groups in … Read more Tunisia’s forgotten victims of jihadist landmines

Kenya reopens schools in terror-prone Boni Forest | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Kenya reopens schools in terror-prone Boni Forest | DW News” – below is their description. Children in Kenya’s northeast Boni Forest, on the border with Somalia, returned to the classroom this week, after seven years. Schools were forced to close there because teachers were not willing to work … Read more Kenya reopens schools in terror-prone Boni Forest | DW News

Russia helps clear up CAR’s villages freed from rebel control

RT published this video item, entitled “Russia helps clear up CAR’s villages freed from rebel control” – below is their description. Deadly landmines in civilian areas are a widespread ongoing consequence of the Central African Republic’s almost decade-long civil war. And an RT crew accompanying local soldiers and Russian military instructors to villages freed from … Read more Russia helps clear up CAR’s villages freed from rebel control

Covid-19 in India and Cameroon, victims of Taliban landmines in Afghanistan

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Covid-19 in India and Cameroon, victims of Taliban landmines in Afghanistan” – below is their description. In our show “Correspondence”, we explore how the world is coping with the twists and turns of 2021, amid the consequences of Covid-19 and beyond. FRANCE 24 brings you a selection of … Read more Covid-19 in India and Cameroon, victims of Taliban landmines in Afghanistan

China Society for Human Rights Studies condemns U.S. for initiating wars

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China Society for Human Rights Studies condemns U.S. for initiating wars” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-04-09/Chinese-NGO-condemns-U-S-for-initiating-wars-ZjFzDFi1Uc/index.html The #China Society for Human Rights Studies has condemned the United States for initiating wars abroad and causing humanitarian calamities. In an article released on Friday, it said over 80 … Read more China Society for Human Rights Studies condemns U.S. for initiating wars

Spinach Can Now Detect Landmines – IGN Daily Fix

IGN published this video item, entitled “Spinach Can Now Detect Landmines – IGN Daily Fix” – below is their description. In today’s Daily Fix, some news stories from the science world that are equal parts life-saving and totally bizarre. How and why is spinach using e-mail to alert people about landmines? Who taught them to … Read more Spinach Can Now Detect Landmines – IGN Daily Fix

Parents asked to audit their homes for button batteries| 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Parents asked to audit their homes for button batteries| 7NEWS” – below is their description. They’re called landmines in your lounge room. Button batteries are small, shiny discs found in toys, torches and trinkets. Tonight, parents are being asked to audit their homes and potentially save a child’s … Read more Parents asked to audit their homes for button batteries| 7NEWS

Clashes in Central African Republic, exodus in Tunisia and landmines in Iraqi Kurdistan

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Clashes in Central African Republic, exodus in Tunisia and landmines in Iraqi Kurdistan” – below is their description. In our show “Correspondence”, we explore how the world is coping with the twists and turns of 2021, amid the consequences of Covid-19 and beyond. FRANCE 24 brings you a … Read more Clashes in Central African Republic, exodus in Tunisia and landmines in Iraqi Kurdistan

Falkland Islands cleared of landmines 38 years after conflict ends

Global News published this video item, entitled “Falkland Islands cleared of landmines 38 years after conflict ends” – below is their description. Weapons of war are often left tragically behind to kill civilians long after conflicts have ended. The final landmines on the Falkland Islands have been cleared, Britain said on Tuesday, nearly 40 years … Read more Falkland Islands cleared of landmines 38 years after conflict ends

Falkland Islands landmine free almost 40 years after end of the war | ITV News

ITV News published this video item, entitled “Falkland Islands landmine free almost 40 years after end of the war | ITV News” – below is their description. The Falklands have been declared free of landmines almost 40 years after the 1982 conflict between the UK and Argentina over the South Atlantic islands ended. A UK-funded … Read more Falkland Islands landmine free almost 40 years after end of the war | ITV News

Rat wins gold medal for detecting landmines in Cambodia

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Rat wins gold medal for detecting landmines in Cambodia” – below is their description. A rat called Magawa has been awarded the animal equivalent of Britain’s highest civilian honour for bravery. Magawa has sniffed out 39 landmines and 28 items of unexploded ordnance in Cambodia in … Read more Rat wins gold medal for detecting landmines in Cambodia

Rat gets gold medal for discovering mines in Cambodia

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Rat gets gold medal for discovering mines in Cambodia” – below is their description. A rat in Cambodia has been awarded a gold medal for spotting 39 landmines and 28 items of unexploded ordnance since receiving training by a local charity. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video CGTN YouTube Channel Got a … Read more Rat gets gold medal for discovering mines in Cambodia