1,666 remnants of the aggression during last October discovered and collected
Posted on November 12, 2022
Ansarollah website – Sana’a –
The Executive Center for Mine Action was able to discover and collect 1,666 remnants of war during the month of October.
A report issued by the Center stated in a report that these remnants included 308 anti-tank mines, 15 explosive materials, nine explosive devices, and 1,330 assorted shells.
It stated that the center began carrying out a (preliminary) non-technical survey in three districts in Al-Bayda Governorate, where 36 areas contaminated with remnants of war were identified, with an area of 670,000 square meters, indicating that 171,000 square meters were marked as mined fields.
The report confirmed that the teams of the Executive Center in Hodeidah governorate cleared an area of 142,728 square meters of war remnants.
The center pointed out that the number of beneficiaries of awareness-raising activities on the dangers of mines and remnants of war reached 88,755 citizens, displaced people and children in 11 districts in three governorates.