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Landmines: still a global issue
As this map shows, there is still a long way to go before the world is free of anti-personnel landmines. The countries worst-affected are those which have experienced wars in the past 20 years. Some armed groups continue to use them.

Map sh owing landmines around the world

Countries and regions affected

1 Europe 2 Middle East 3 Africa 4 Asia 5 South America
  Albania   Algeria   Angola   Afghanistan   Chile
  Abkhazia   Egypt   Burundi   Bhutan   Colombia
  Armenia   Iran   Chad   Burma   Cuba
  Bosnia-Herzegovina   Iraq   Congo   Cambodia   Ecuador
  Croatia   Israel/Palestinian Territories   DR Congo   China   Falklands
  Cyprus   Lebanon   Eritrea   India   Nicaragua
  Denmark   Morocco   Ethiopia   Laos   Peru
  Georgia   Oman   Guinea Bissau   Nepal   Venezuela
  Greece   Syria   Libya   North Korea    
  Montenegro   Tunisia   Malawi   Pakistan    
  Moldova   Yemen   Mauritania   South Korea    
  Nagorno-Karabakh       Mozambique   Sri Lanka    
  Russia       Namibia   Taiwan    
  Serbia       Niger   Tajikistan    
  Turkey       Rwanda   Thailand    
          Senegal   Vietnam    
          Somaliland        
          Swaziland        
          Sudan        
          Uganda        
          Western Sahara        
          Zambia        
          Zimbabwe        



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