ANAMA disarms 223 UXOs, 3 mines in November

# 08:56
6 December 2016

Baku – APA. In November 2016, Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) inspected 1,876,649 sq m area, disarming 223 unexploded ordinances (UXO) and 3 anti-tank mines, ANAMA told APA.


489 operational staff and 127 administrative staff, 6 mine clearing vehicles and 34 mine-detection dogs were involved in the operations.


391,480,601 sq m area has been cleared of mines and UXOs by ANAMA up to now. 752,928 mines and UXOs have been disarmed.


The agency carried out mine clearing operations in Absheron,Aghdam, Aghjabedi, Aghstafa, Beylegan, Jabrayil, Fuzuli, Ganja, Lankaran, Terter, Khojavand, as well as in Guzdek settlement of Garadagh district. 


Mine/UXO incidents were not recorded in November 2016.