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UK asks for more time for landmine removal


Britain will fail to clear the Falkland Islands of landmines next year despite signing an international treaty promising to do so. This week the government will ask more than 100 other countries which ratified the treaty to grant it a 10-year extension. Angus Crawford reports on whether the move damages the UK's reputation.

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