Dominique “Momo” Morin, a deminer, trainer and supervisor for Fondation Suisse de Déminage, was killed in an accidental mine blast on 10 May 2010. Morin, 54, was working in the northern town of Vavuniya, 254 kilometers (158 miles) north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. Formerly with the French military, Morin had been working in mine action for the past 10 years, training and supervising hundreds of national deminers. Morin dedicated his life to demining and was widely respected throughout the demining community.
"In Remembrance: Dominique “Momo” Morin,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 14
, Article 16.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol14/iss2/16