Masam clears 75,000 mines in Yemen
5/26/2019 12:54:00 AM
الصحوة نت - خاص
Alsahwa Net- Masam Project of Landmine Clearance has managed to clear over 75,000 landmines planted by the Iran-backed Houthi militias in several Yemeni governorates.
Meanwhile, Yemeni farmers in Hairan district of Hajjah governorate have expressed their shock after hundreds of landmines were planted inside their farms.
Some farmers complained that their cattle died due to the landmines randomly planted in their farms.
They called internal and international human rights organizations to intervene and put pressures on the Houthi militias to submit maps of landmine sites and provide specialized crews to remove them.
Furthermore, security sources affirm that The Houthi rebel militias have planted large numbers of landmines in large areas along the coastline of Hodeida province.
Local residents told Alsahwa Net that the rebel militia issued warnings to the local communities along the coastline no to approach large areas in the western coast of Hodeidah province, due to the fields of mines indiscriminately planted.