Nepal "landmine-free" now

11:53, June 15, 2011      

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A Nepali Army personnel demonstrates how to clear landmines on top of the Phulchwoki hill after the detonation of the last landmine field in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal, on June 14, 2011. With the demolition of the last remaining landmine in the Phulchwoki minefield Tuesday in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal has now become a country free of minefields which had numerous mines laid in the ground during a decade-long armed conflict. (Xinhua/Niraj Sapkota)

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