In addition to suffering from continual suicide bombings and other violent terrorist acts, residents of Pakistan must also face the threat of landmines and unexploded ordnance. The country has had problems with mines, UXO and other terrorism since the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979. Pakistan also has been involved in several disputes with India since 1947.
Journal of Mine Action
: Vol. 11
, Article 37.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol11/iss2/37