This article looks at the relationship between the existing landmine and explosive remnants of war problem in the Middle East and North Africa, and terrorist activities in the area by explaining the scope of the mine/ERW problem in the region; the huge availability of explosives for use in illegal activities, particularly terrorism; and the case of Algeria and Egypt being affected by recent terrorist acts.
"Landmines/Explosive Remnants of War and the War on Terrorism in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA),"
Journal of Mine Action
: Vol. 11
, Article 9.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol11/iss2/9