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Thu, 14 Sep 2017 09:01 - Updated Thu, 14 Sep 2017 09:01

Zaire: 89 explosive devices destroyed in Kinsimba

Mbanza Kongo - Eighty-nine unexploded ordnance were destroyed Wednesday in Kinsimba commune, Tomboco municipality, northern Zaire province, by the 9th Demining Brigade.

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Among the destroyed explosive devices, it includes seven M-75 anti-personnel landmines, three 82mm, six 60mm, four RPG-7 and five 75mm projectiles and four F-1 grenades.

The Zaire Provincial Department of the National Demining Institute (INAD) reports in a note that five different obsolete weapons and 47 various ammunitions were also destroyed.

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