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Landmine death toll rises

The global casualty toll from landmines doubled in 2018 from a 2013 low due to conflicts in Afghanistan, Syria and Mali and increased use...

Humanitarian Mine Action increases demining capacity in Morocco

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U.S. Marines and Sailors with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa 19.2, Marine Forces Europe and Africa, participated in Humanitarian Mine Action activity...

Mines still claim legs and lives in Libya’s Benghazi, months after...

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As military deminers warily picked their way through streets wrecked by war in Benghazi, a loud blast rang out - a familiar...

Landmine kills eight in Kenya

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Four police officers and four civilians were killed when their truck hit a landmine on a road near Kenya's border with Somalia,...

Three Kenyan police killed in landmine attack claimed by al Shabaab

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Three police officers were killed in eastern Kenya on Wednesday when their vehicle hit a landmine, a senior official said, in an...

Afghan brothers who had ‘minefield as playground’ develop drone to clear...

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As young boys growing up on the outskirts of the Afghan capital, Mahmud Hassani and his brother Massoud saw firsthand the damage...

Boko Haram landmine kills 4 Chadian soldiers

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A landmine planted by Islamist group Boko Haram killed four Chadian soldiers on patrol near Chad's border with Niger on Saturday, two...

Two Tunisians killed in landmine blast near Algerian border

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Two Tunisian civilians were killed and one other injured on Monday by a landmine planted by jihadist groups in a mountainous region...

Landmine kills UN peacekeeper in Mali

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A UN peacekeeper was killed in Mali by a landmine on Tuesday, underlining persistent insecurity in the country four days after Islamist...

Two Mali soldiers killed, others injured in landmine explosion

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Two Malian soldiers were killed and others were wounded on Sunday when their vehicle struck a landmine in the centre of the...

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Question for Public Works and Infrastructure Minister uses defenceWeb information

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Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille’s R37 million Beit Bridge fence upgrade as part of government efforts to prevent the spread of...