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2008-07-23 21:00:33

MOSCOW. July 23 (Interfax) - The Russian Emergency Situations Ministry is starting a mine-clearing campaign in Serbia.

2008-07-22 09:00:55

More than 6.5 million square meters land of Afghanistan cleaned up from explosive devices: officials KABUL, July 21 (Xinhua) -- The UN-backed de-mining agency Mine Action Program for Afghanistan (MAPA) has cleaned up more than 6.5 million square meters of land from explosive devices over the past six months in Afghanistan, director of the agency Haider Reza said Monday.

2008-07-21 15:00:48

More than 38,000 land mines have been cleared this year in Afghanistan, one of the most heavily mined countries in the world, a U.N. official said Monday.

2008-07-17 12:00:57

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 17, 2008) - Vaaldiam Resources Ltd. (TSX:VAA) is pleased to announce the following management appointments: Jonathan Hsuan, Vice President, Operations: A graduate of the Royal School of Mines in London, England, Mr.

2008-07-16 03:00:39

MELBOURNE, Fla., July 16, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Another of Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) line of airborne mine countermeasures products has successfully completed its first flight.

2008-07-15 15:00:40

Taseko Mines Limited (TSX: TKO)(AMEX: TGB) advises that the Vancouver office is closed today as a result of a power failure that affected the Hunter Dickinson office in downtown Vancouver.

2008-07-13 03:00:20

By Kate Wiltrout, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jul.

2008-07-07 12:00:36

In a corporate goodwill initiative, DynCorp International is helping a non-profit organization teach Afghan children to avoid mines and unexploded ordnance.

2008-07-07 09:00:47

Tajiki mine-clearing slow due to insufficient funds ALMATY, July 6 (Xinhua) -- An official from Tajikistan said Saturday the work of removing mines in the country is slow due to fund insufficiency, the Interfax news agency reported.

2008-07-06 09:00:17

By TONY DAVIS At meetings days apart, sides cite damage, others a chance for jobs It was a case of two gatherings, same location, same subject - but with different views on what the ultimate impact a copper mine would have on the region.

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