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Landmine Monitor 2014 online, new Equal Basis report launches
Landmine Monitor 2014 report and press release online. New "Equal Basis 2014" report also launches on 3 December 2014, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities and 17th anniversary of opening for signature of the Mine Ban Treaty. Landmine Monitor 2014 onlineSee the full report.Press release available in English, French, Spanish and Arabic. Landmine Monitor 2014 is the 16th annual Landmine Monitor report. The 61-page report provides a global overview of developments in mine ban pol...
03/12/2014 - Read more »

Cluster Munition Monitor 2014
Cluster Munition Monitor 2014 is online. To view the full report, including Major Findings in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, and Arabic click here. ..
27/08/2014 - Read more »

Landmine Monitor 2014 launching 3 December - newsletter
Landmine Monitor 2014 will be launched on 3 December during a virtual press briefing. Latest factsheet on children and Mines/ERW as well as new report Equal Basis 2014: Access and Rights in 33 Countries also forthcoming. See latest Monitor newsletter for more details on these new publications, upcoming calendar, as well as the September launch and reception to Cluster Munition Monitor 2014, the blog, and more.
14/11/2014 - Read more »

New HRW Report - Libya: Evidence on New Landmine Use in Tripoli
Credible evidence has emerged showing that one or more militia groups have used antipersonnel landmines during the armed conflict involving a Zintan alliance and the Libya Dawn alliance at Tripoli Airport in July and August 2014, according to a new report from Human Rights Watch. Read more.
05/11/2014 - Read more »

New HRW Report-- Ukraine: Widespread Use of Cluster Munitions
Ukrainian government forces used cluster munitions in populated areas in Donetsk city in early October 2014, Human Rights Watch said today. The use of cluster munitions in populated areas violates the laws of war due to the indiscriminate nature of the weapon and may amount to war crimes. See more details.
20/10/2014 - Read more »

United States announces new landmine policy
Today, the United States announced a new landmine policy rejecting the use of banned antipersonnel mines everywhere except in the Korean peninsula, saying the action "underscored its commitment to the spirit and humanitarian aims of the Ottawa Convention." See related statement, factsheet, as well as response by the US Campaign to Ban Landmines.
23/09/2014 - Read more »

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