U.S. Combat operations ended here 40 years ago, but bombs left over from that conflict still injure and kill on a regular basis. Unexploded ordnance also block people’s ability to use their own land to improve their lives. Mines Advisory Group has removed nearly 200,000 pieces of ordnance from Vietnamese soil.
This month we are partnering with Clear Path International in a campaign to raise awareness of this ongoing issue here and to raise funds to clear bombs and help victims of their accidents.
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Here is the video I made with Jonathan last week
I am Chris Elliott Programme Officer for MAG here in Vietnam. Helping me today are Sean Wetherill, Technical Operations Manager and Portia Stratton, Vietnam Country Manager.
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via I work in Vietnam for MAG clearing landmines and bombs. I was recently in a popular video here with the actor who plays "The Most Interesting Man in the World". Many had technical questions about ordnance removal here. Ask Me Anything. : IAmA.