AVM

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AVMAutomated Valuation Model
AVMAround View Monitor (vehicles)
AVMArteriovenous Malformation
AVMAlisveris Merkezi (Turkish: Shopping Center)
AVMAir Vice-Marshal
AVMAudio Visual Management
AVMAvailability Manager
AVMAtm Voice Multiplexer
AVManti Virus Monitor
AVMAround View Monitor
AVMAutomated Volume Management
AVMAudio Visual Machines (UK)
AVMAutomatic Vehicle Monitoring
AVMAdvanced Video Movement (Fujitsu General)
AVMAutomated Valuation Method
AVMApplication Virtual Machine (software)
AVMGuided Missile Ship
AVMAudiovisuelles Marketing und Computersysteme GmbH
AVMA Vos Marques (French: On Your Marks)
AVMAutomatic Voting Machine
AVMAlta Vista Manor (Ottawa, ON, Canada)
AVMAdjoint Variable Method
AVMAnti-Vehicle Mine
AVMAtelier de Vitrification de Marcoule (French)
AVMAnti Vibration Mounting
AVMAirborne Vibration Monitoring
AVMApplication Value Management
AVMAnti-Virus Monitor (software)
AVMAirborne Vapor Monitor
AVMAdvanced Vehicle Modifications, Inc.
AVMAdvanced Vector Magnetometer
AVMAtmospheric Visibility Monitor
AVMAnti-Virus Management (computer safety)
AVMApproved Vendor Material
AVMAccess Verification Management
AVMAutomated Vendor Management
AVMAgence Vinicole Masson (French: Masson Winery Agency)
AVMAnnunciator Voice Message
AVMATM Voice Multiplex
AVMApiary Vicinity Mating (apiculture)
AVMAdministration View Module
AVMAchat Vente de Matériels et Matériaux pour le Bâtiment (French: Purchasing and Selling of Equipment for Construction Materials)
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The Houthis are also developing anti-vehicle mines and converting them into anti-personnel devices.
Ezzi: If I'm to talk about both the anti-personnel and anti-vehicle mines, there are more than 828 types of mines, 529 of which are anti-personnel.
"Eight rocket launchers, 35 Kalashnikovs, one device for detonating remote-controlled bombs, hundreds of thousands of rounds of ammunition and some anti-vehicle mines were also discovered," the statement said.
Summary: The Mines Advisory Group (MAG) Lebanon office issued a report on Friday saying that it had removed and destroyed 451 hazardous "remnants of conflict" - which include anti-personnel and anti-vehicle mines, submunitions and unexploded ordnance items - over an area of 341,925 square meters during the month of August.
In 2006, the United States, joined by 24 other states, issued a declaration at the Third Review Conference of the CCW, committing each government to make anti-vehicle mines used outside of perimeter-marked areas detectable, not to use such mines outside a perimeter-marked area if they are not self-destructing or self-neutralizing, to prevent the transfer of such mines that do not meet these criteria, and then only to transfer such mines to states accepting this policy.
No arrests were made during the raid, but a nearby vehicle search revealed a "very substantial haul" of weapons including a heavy machine gun, seven rockets, a rocket propelled grenade and launcher, 22 hand grenades, two anti-vehicle mines, more than five kilos of explosives, more than 300 rounds of small arms ammunition and other quantities of weapon-making equipment.
The term MOTAPM does not have a formal definition but is a cumbersome short-form for anti-vehicle mines (also called anti-tank mines).
Dan Matthews of the Third Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment: These NCOs were serving in Afghanistan when a jeep carrying their section commander and two other soldiers struck a number of anti-vehicle mines. Despite the danger of exploding ammunition from the lead vehicle and the presence of more mines, these soldiers assisted the driver of the lead vehicle to safety then, at great risk to themselves, tried in vain to save the other men.
EU Member States still stock and use anti-vehicle mines, which are just as deadly for civilians as anti personnel mines.
The Saudi Project for Landmine Clearance (MASAM) in Yemen extracted 14 anti-personnel mines, 625 anti-vehicle mines, 67 explosive devices and 665 unexploded ordnance -- totaling 1,371 mines -- during three weeks of February.
Anti-vehicle mines in particular kill more people here than anywhere else in the world, researchers say - surpassing the numbers of victims in Syria, Yemen or battlefields across Africa.
The Coalition also recorded the deaths of 39 civilians, including 5 children and 3 women, on account of individual mines and anti-vehicle mines that documented the planting of Houthi and Saleh weapons in a number of Yemeni areas , including the governorates of Taiz, Jouf, Dali, Baida and Marib.