Polisario Destroys Second Landmine Stockpile

Geneva/Tifariti, 1 March 2007 – On 27 February, the Polisario Front’s mine action team destroyed 3,321 antipersonnel mines in Tifariti, Western Sahara. This is the Polisario Front’s second stockpile destruction since it signed the Geneva Call “Deed of Commitment for Adherence to a Total Ban on Antipersonnel Mines and for Cooperation in Mine Action” in November 2005.
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