Jordan has been contaminated by landmines and explosive remnants war from various armed conflicts during the second half of the 20th century: the division of Palestine in 1948, the Arab-Israeli conflict in the late 1960s, civil war in 1970 and the 1975 conflict with Syria.
"National Committee for Demining and Rehabilitation,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 16
, Article 18.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol16/iss2/18