Mine Blast Injuries Azerbaijani Civilian

Other News Materials 26 November 2008 12:10 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Barda, 26 November / Trend corr. S.Jaliloglu/ Mina blasted in the Azerbaijani south-western region of Agdam, located in troops contact line.

A tractor of Belarus brand blasted in anti-tank mine, while ploughing sowing area in Erki territory of the region at 10.00am on 26 November.

Although the tractor was destroyed during the mine blast, a driver got a slight injury.

Representatives of the Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) examined the scene of incident on 26 November..

ANAMA has been founded at the decree of Azerbaijan's late President Heydar Aliyev in 1998. ANAMA has cleared 76,292,045 sq m of areas from mines so far. A total of 362,342 ammunition and mines has been disarmed.

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