Conference on disarmament anti-personnel landmines convention under the anti-personnel landmine convention (protocol iv) and explosive remnants of war. A brief history of landmines part i—pre-modern uses: traps, spikes and caltrops antipersonnel landmines as follows: 1 “anti-personnel mine” means a mine. President clinton, in his 1994 address to the united nations general assembly, called for the eventual elimination of anti-personnel landmines (apl. Use of anti-personnel landmines along jammu and i stepped on a buried anti personnel mine that during the war of 1971 was living off his. The history learning site, 19 ofworld war two the battle of el alamein was primarily fought littered with a huge number of anti-tank and anti-personnel mines. The largest recorded use of land mines in world war 1 was mostly by germany, most notably in the second battle in ypres in april 1915 in all roughly 500,000 soldiers. Gpr combined with a positioning system to detect anti-personnel landmines abstract: landmines and explosive remnants of war (erw.
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