About 1.5mln cu m of Azerbaijani Territory Neutralized in July 2007

Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict Materials 6 August 2007 15:20 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr. S.Agayeva / Some 1,364,520cu m of the Azerbaijani territories have been demined in July 2007, the Azerbaijani National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) has reported.

Some 5,441 mines were found and neutralized. Thirty dog mine-detectors and 339 employees were involved in the process.

Since establishing ANAMA in Azerbaijan has demined about 53, 818, 309 cu m of territories. The total number of found and neutralized mines and PHS is 274, 827.

As a result of 89 mine explosions 55 men died and 124 were injured.