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Cambodian experts begin training Ukrainian deminers

Jan. 16, 2023 21:46 PM EST

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Fifteen Ukrainian deminers are being trained by experts in Cambodia who are among the world's best because of experience from clearing the leftovers of nearly three decades of war. The Ukrainian deminers are being hosted by the Cambodian Mine Action...

Russia withdrawing, Ukrainian official fears 'city of death'

Nov. 10, 2022 17:18 PM EST

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia said it began withdrawing troops from a strategic Ukrainian city Thursday, creating a potential turning point in the grinding war, while a Ukrainian official warned that Russian land mines could render Kherson a “city of death.” Ukrainian officials...

Cambodia to send deminers to help train Ukrainians

Nov. 02, 2022 09:15 AM EDT

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has agreed to send deminers to help train Ukrainians in clearing land mines planted by Russian forces during their invasion, the Foreign Ministry announced Wednesday. Hun Sen made the commitment to send trainers, in...