- Syria's volunteer sappers improvise mine-clearing methods Updated: May-04-16 2:10 am
BEIRUT - Volunteers in opposition-held areas of Syria are forced to improvise as they carry out one of the world's most dangerous tasks: dismantling cluster munitions, land mines and explosive booby-traps as they work to make battle-torn areas safe for civilians to return.
- German tourists in Myanmar recovering from land mine blast Updated: Apr-27-16 7:21 am
YANGON, Myanmar - Two German tourists and their local guide were recovering Wednesday from wounds suffered when they accidentally set off a land mine in eastern Myanmar.
- Land mines of the sea: Cleaning up lost fishing gear Updated: Apr-15-16 9:59 am
WARETOWN, New Jersey - They are the land mines of the sea, killing long after being forgotten.