"We are very thankful. Now that the mines have been removed, we have plenty of water for everyone." – Aida, Muxirinjinji village, where MAG's clearance work opened up access to this water source.
Youngsters in the town of Zintan can be seen carrying mortars and playing with small ammunition, throwing them into the fire and enjoying watching how they explode. Unfortunately, their parents often do not realise the dangers until an accident occurs.
Suresh was one of 2,140 internally displaced people (IDPs) who returned to Suthanthipuram village in June, after MAG released previously inaccessible land that had been contaminated with 69 anti-personnel landmines and 15 items of unexploded ordnance (UXO).