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Angola Still Riddled With Mines Despite Effortsi
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September 16, 2012 7:46 PM
Ten years after the end of the civil war in Angola, the country still remains, despite its best efforts, one of the most unexploded mine-affected countries in the world. The African nation was due to finish the demining by 2013, but the Angolan government is requesting a five-year extension to complete the task. Emilie Iob reports for VOA from Malange, Angola.

Angola Still Riddled With Mines Despite Efforts

Published September 16, 2012

Ten years after the end of the civil war in Angola, the country still remains, despite its best efforts, one of the most unexploded mine-affected countries in the world. The African nation was due to finish the demining by 2013, but the Angolan government is requesting a five-year extension to complete the task. Emilie Iob reports for VOA from Malange, Angola.


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