International Day of Mine Awareness marked
PRISTINA, Kosovo – KFOR marked the International Day of Mine Awareness and
Assistance in Mine Action, together with the international community. In Kosovo, this
day represents the start of the Humanitarian Demining season.
The Mine Action Centre from Kosovo Security Force, with KFOR Explosive
Ordnance Disposal (EOD) assets in support, marked the event with a disposal
KFOR EOD, Kosovo Police Improvised Explosive Device Disposal (IEDD), KSF
EOD, Halo Trust and Norwegian People's Aid conducted a joint demo operation in
Rahovec/Orahovac to dispose 35 types of UXOs found in Kosovo.
Through such activities, KFOR continues to preserve a safe and secure environment
and ensure freedom of movement for all people in Kosovo.