The News Roundup of the Canadian Landmine Foundation (CLMF) brings together articles from government and media agencies to raise awareness about the ongoing threat of landmines throughout various regions around the world. The information listed here is strictly for educational purposes and the CLMF does not endorse the original source of the content.
According to a Yemeni army source, the army has removed 36,000 landmines originally planted in the Marib province by Houthi militias and forces loyal to deposed president Ali Abdullah Saleh.
African giant pouched rats make useful mine-detectors and have cleared 700 square kilometers of Mozambique farmland.
Two youth vigilantes killed by Boko-Haram placed landmines in Nigeria as Nigerian civilians fight back against the terrorist group.