3 billion yen, but double-digit growth is secured for child welfare, removing anti-personnel land mines
, and forestation efforts.
Approximately 60 people are killed or seriously injured daily by anti-personnel land mines
This Article shall attempt to answer the fundamental question of whether the use of anti-personnel land mines
can be justified under international law.
The proliferation of anti-personnel land mines
has become a major problem throughout the world, particularly in Third World nations.
When President Clinton proclaimed to the country on May 16 that he was "launching an international effort to ban anti-personnel land mines
," he was doing precisely the opposite.
The growing effort to ban anti-personnel land mines
presents an opportunity for nations to allow questions of military security to yield to national self-restraint.
ANKARA (CyHAN)- Defense Minister ysmet Yylmaz has announced that the ministry will clear all the anti-personnel land mines
in the country, which currently number 977,922, within the scope of the Ottawa convention.
The organization's legal advisor Jonathan Somer does not envisage a DoC similar to that used for anti-personnel land mines
but added that "nothing is on or off the table right now".
Twelve years have passed since the Ottawa Convention, the treaty banning anti-personnel land mines
Cluster munitions spread bomblets over a wide area, though they often do not explode on impact, effectively turning them into anti-personnel land mines
The company further denied making anti-personnel land mines
, but admits to making parts for some self-deactivating land mines.