Over 2.4m sq m of Azeri territory demined in Jul

Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict Materials 4 August 2006 13:34 (UTC +04:00)

2,482,827 sq m of the Azerbaijani territory has been demined in July 2006. The Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) told Trend in this period 4037 mines and PHS have been found and neutralized.

22 dogs, 138 combat engineers, 15 PHS operators, 8 emergency doctors and around 100 subsidiary employees were involved in demining actions.

During its activities in Azerbaijan ANAMA has demined 32,183,556 sq m of area. The total number of found and neutralized mines and Р HS is 26,808.