Landmines Remain Issue in Korea
- US must take lead to ban land mines. Carter, Jimmy // Christian Science Monitor;6/23/97, Vol. 89 Issue 145, p18
Focuses on efforts by many nations to ban anti-personnel land mines (APLs). Impact of APLs on children, women and agricultural lands; Statistics on APLs in 70 countries; Number of APLs planted daily.
- DEADLY RELICS. Foek, Anton // Humanist;Jul/Aug96, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p15
Focuses on the global problem of land mines. Primary purpose of the land mines; Psychological effect of a land mine; Historical background of the weapons; International efforts to ban the production of land mines.
- Living With Land Mines. // Scholastic News -- Senior Edition;09/27/99, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p2
Discusses the dangers of living with land mines.
- Land mine talks push nations to go one step further. Velin, Jo-Anne // Christian Science Monitor;5/8/96, Vol. 88 Issue 114, p6
Reports on the completion of international talks on the use of land mines. Resolution reached regarding so-called dumb mines; Number of nations that participated in the talks; Countries expected to lobby for a pro-ban European policy.
- Mission accomplished. Williams, Jody // UNESCO Courier;Oct98, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p35
Provides information on the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL). List of the organizations which became the steering committee of the ICBL; Overall strategy of the international campaign; Core strength of the campaign.
- Britain reverses landmine policy. Goldbeck-Wood, Sandra // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/27/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7038, p1055
Reports on the reversal of Great Britain's policy on anti-personnel landmines on the eve of the United Nations weapons convention review conference. Moratorium imposed by Great Britain on anti-personnel mines; International pressure for the reversal of the policy; Discussion of the concerns...
- Sweden fuels demining. // Americas;Jan/Feb97, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p52
Reports on the Organization of American States' (OAS) agreement with the government of Sweden to provide financial support to a land mine-clearing program in Central America. Swedish Development Cooperation's allocation of $1.5 million to fund four operational demining modules in Nicaragua;...
- Danger underfoot. Stuckey, Scott // National Geographic World;Dec97, Issue 268, p6
Features a meeting by representative of 100 nations in Canada, to sign a treaty to ban land mines. Information on land mines.
- Post-Oslo: Can we face the land-mine victims? Taylor, Clarice // Christian Science Monitor;9/22/97, Vol. 89 Issue 208, p19
Focuses on land-mine victims in Angola. Presentation of the life of two victims; Comments by United States military experts; The refusal of the United States officials to sign a treaty banning land-mines; The use of land-mines to protect troops.