Nepal has successfully cleared half of the minefields laid during a decade-long internal conflict. Media reports credit the United Nations and local agencies for supporting national demining efforts, which began two years ago. Clearance and victim assistance were major components of the 2007 peace accord between the government of Nepal and the Unified Community Party of Nepal
"Half of Nepali Minefields Cleared,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 14
, Article 27.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol14/iss1/27