North Korean delegation in Cambodia to learn about demining, bomb clearance

A group of North Koreans from various organizations traveled to Cambodia recently to exchange information and learn from that country’s experience clearing mines, bombs, and other remnants of war, according to a local government official who led the meetings.

“The International Red Cross has sponsored and lead a delegation of North Korea (sic)” to meet with the Cambodia Mine Action Centre (CMAC), the organization’s Director General Ratana Heng said on January 2 in a post to a Facebook page documenting the organization’s activities.

“The delegation has a great interest in landmine and ERW (Explosive Remnants of War) clearance and in particular on aerial bomb technical clearances!” he added.

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