ANAMA’s demolition team neutralized 40 pieces of unexploded ordnance

ANAMA’s demolition team neutralized 40 pieces of unexploded ordnance
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On 15-17 November, 2020 ANAMA received 141 (one hundred and forty one) emergency calls from the ″102 ″ Service Call Center of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and 9 (nine) calls from the Crisis Management Center of the Ministry of Emergency Situations about shells falling on the territory of Agjabadi, Aghdam,  Beylagan, Barda, Fizuli, Goranboy, Yevlakh, Terter regions and Ganja city, ANAMA told APA.

As response action to the reported 150 emergency calls ANAMA in close coordination with the specialists of the Ministry of Internal Affairs conducted 66 emergency and operational clearance field missions. As reported 40 pieces of unexploded ordnance, 2 pieces of bomblets, 1 piece of anti-tank mine explosive fuse and 79 pieces of exploded shell remnants were found as a result of the missions.

ANAMA’s demolition team neutralized 40 pieces of unexploded ordnance. Mine Awareness Specialists conducted mine risk awareness campaign among 45 687 civilians.

In general, from September 27 to November 17, 2020, ANAMA executed 1345 special operational emergency field visits as response action to 1806 signals (operational calls). In line with the agreed Plan of Action special fact finding missions were executed in  the residential areas near the oil pipeline, territory of Mingachevir TPP, Baku-Tbilisi-Jeyhan (BTJ) Pipeline, arable and pasture areas, roadsides, forests, schools in Aghdam, Agdash, Agjabadi, Barda, Beylagan, Bilasuvar, Jabrayil, Goranboy, Naftalan, Fuzuli, Tartar, Tovuz, Shamkir, Hajigabul, Zardab, Khizi, Xojavend, Oghuz, Gebele districts, Ganja and Mingachevir cities, as a result of which 566 unexploded ordnance (UXO), 4 228 pieces of anti-personnel mines, 1033 pieces of anti-tank mines, 1736 pieces of anti-tank mine explosive fuses76 pieces of  detonators, 1 387 pieces of  9N235 type bomblets (cluster munitions), 10 730 bullets of various calibers, 2 piece of  gas-grenade, 168 grams of black gunpowder , 26 pieces of meteorological radio direction detectors for military purposes,     7 drones,  2 missiles schemes and 1 334 exploded missile parts were found. 

 

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