A deminer prepares to detonate unexploded ordnance at a site in Quang Tri province. Photo: AFP

Vietnam’s all-women teams working to remove mines left over from war

  • More than 6.1 million hectares of land in Vietnam remain blanketed by unexploded munitions, which have killed 40,000 people, many of them farmers
  • A group of female deminers have been working to clear such bombs, after which the land can be used for agriculture
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A deminer prepares to detonate unexploded ordnance at a site in Quang Tri province. Photo: AFP
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