APL

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AcronymDefinition
APLApplied Physics Laboratory
APLA Programming Language
APLApple Public License (Darwin/Mac OS X Open-Source Project)
APLAirplane
APLAdvance Payday Loan (consumer finance)
APLAmerican President Lines
APLAcute Promyelocytic Leukemia
APLApproved Products List
APLAventis Pharma, Ltd. (India)
APLApplied Physics Letters
APLArranjo Produtivo Local (Portuguese: Local Productive Arrangement)
APLApplied Physics Lab (Johns Hopkins University)
APLAmateur Poker League
APLAntiphospholipid
APLAbductor Pollicis Longus
APLAide Personnalisée Au Logement (French: personalized housing subsidy)
APLAbove Poverty Line (India)
APLAurobindo Pharma Limited (pharmaceuticals; various locations)
APLAnti-Predatory Lending (policy)
APLArt and Practice of Leadership (various locations)
APLAnaheim Public Library (Anaheim, CA)
APLAnimal Protective League
APLAdvanced Programming Languages (computer science)
APLArlington Public Library (various locations)
APLAllowance Parts List
APLAllowance Parts List (IIS)
APLAustralian Poker League (cards)
APLAnterior Pituitary-Lobe (endocrine system)
APLApplication Library
APLApplication Layer
APLAdobe Plug-in
APLApplied Physics Lab
APLAdvanced Private Line
APLActuarial Programming Language
APLAnchorage Public Library (Anchorage, AK)
APLAutomatic Plate Loading
APLAlamogordo Public Library (New Mexico)
APLAdditional Paternity Leave
APLAmarillo Public Library (Amarillo, TX)
APLAlexandria Public Library (Virginia)
APLAustralian Pork Limited
APLArray Processing Language
APLAmerican Paintball League
APLAccredited Prior Learning
APLAdaptable Program Lending (World Bank)
APLAnti-Phospholipid (proteins)
APLAverage Picture Level
APLAnimal Planet (cable network channel)
APLAmerican Poetry and Literacy project
APLAbiding Presence Lutheran (Beltsville, MD)
APLApproved Product List
APLAnti-Personnel Landmines
APLArchitecture and Planning Library (various schools)
APLAvondale Public Library (Arizona)
APLAnalog Private Line
APLAutomatic Premium Loan (Insurance Term)
APLAssistant Patrol Leader (Boy Scouts of America)
APLAccountants Professional Liability (insurance)
APLAirport Lights
APLAccreditation for Prior Learning
APLAcceptable Performance Levels
APLAnimal Production Level (ruminant nutrition)
APLAlliance of Progressive Labour (Philippines)
APLAustralian Plague Locust (insect)
APLAverage Path Length
APLAssociation des Professeurs de Lettres (French: Association of Professors of Letters)
APLAssociation of Professional Librarians (various locations)
APLArmstrong Public Library (Iowa)
APLAdjustable Pressure Limiting (valve on anesthesia machines)
APLAmateur Public Link (golf)
APLBarracks Craft (Non Self-Propelled)
APLAmbulance Platoon Leader
APLAutonomous Passive Localization (wireless sensor networks)
APLApplication Programming Language
APLApproved Project List (various locations)
APLApproved Parts List
APLAll-Purpose Liquid
APLAtrichia with Papular Lesions
APLAlles Parallel Loesbar
APLAtomic Power Laboratory
APLArmpit Length (length of hair)
APLAqueous Phase Liquid
APLArphic Public License
APLAirport Pseudolite (communications navigation surveillance)
APLAshland Public Library (Ashland, OH)
APLArmy Promotion List
APLAnterior Pituitary-Like
APLAssociated Pathologists Laboratories
APLAutomatic Programming Language
APLAssociation de Promotion du Logement (French: Association for the Promotion of Housing; Belgium)
APLAverage Power Laser
APLAutomatic Parts Loader
APLAdaptive Parametric Linearization
APLAssembly Parts List
APLAssociation des Pompiers de Laval
APLApplication Parts List
APLAcquisition Policy Letter
APLAltoona Parochial League (Pennsylvania))
APLAlternative Pollutant Limit(s)
APLArmy Personnel Letter
APLApplied Psychological Laboratory (India, Defence Institute of Psychological Research)
APLAuthorized Price List
APLAnnular Pressure Level (oil industry)
APLAnnular Pressure Losses (oil drilling)
APLAvailability Provider Locator
APLAll Plastic Laminate (packaging industry)
APLAssociation of Police Lawyers (UK)
APLAdvanced Prototypes Lab for Satellite Payloads (University of California, Santa Cruz program)
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According to the reports of Landmine Monitor, a nongovernmental initiative that provides follow-up to the Ottawa Convention, Colombia is the country with the most deaths and injuries caused by anti-personnel landmines. Cambodia and Afghanistan rank second and third.
The Mine Ban Treaty (sometimes referred to as the Ottawa Convention) is the international agreement that bans anti-personnel landmines, and came into force in 1999.
The use of persistent anti-personnel landmines during this period would only be authorized in fulfillment of our treaty obligations to the Republic of Korea.
Immediately after the official conference, I met Ms Williams at the NGO Tokyo Conference '97 on Anti-Personnel Landmines. I redoubled my efforts, although I had been pressing the government, through Diet questions, to get on board the Ottawa Process since December 1996.
The availability and placement of only a few anti-personnel landmines on the platoon's perimeter would increase every man's personal security, raise his comfort level significantly, and enhance his chance of survival.
Before examining security and development issues in greater depth, it will be worthwhile, at this juncture, to analyze the military efficacy of anti-personnel landmines and the rationale behind their continued deployment.
"Although the Taliban leader Mullah Omar banned the use of anti-personnel landmines in 1998 denouncing such weapons as un-Islamic and anti-human, anti-government elements continue to use these landmine-like IEDs with devastating harm to civilians," it said.
(cluster weapons, anti-personnel landmines, Grad rockets); and end the use of
In fact, sports therapy has been a way of using activities like track, cycling, and swimming to help many athletes who have been victims of anti-personnel landmines in countries ranging from Russia to Colombia.
The Commission's mine action aims at eliminating the danger which anti-personnel landmines and unexploded ammunition represent for populations, and at limiting the social and economic effects of this plague.
policy on anti-personnel landmines and non-lethal weapons.