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Cambodian Mines
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Cambodian Mines

Cambodian Mines

Cambodian Mines
Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Julie McCarthy reports that thirty years of conflict have left Cambodia riddled with landmines. More than forty thousand people have suffered amputations because of mines that exploded, and officials estimate it would take 25-30 years to rid the country the mines.

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