Myanmar still using landmines, global casualties ‘exceptionally high’: report

More than two decades after a landmark treaty to ban landmines, signatories are meeting in Oslo to step up efforts to end their use altogether.

by Irwin Loy

The debris of a car normally used to transport landmine victims to hospital lies on the side of a road between Hsipaw and Lashio in Myanmar’s northern Shan State. (Margarite Clarey/TNH)