After nearly two decades of landmine removal, Jordan is the first country in the Middle East to declare itself “free of minefields.” In the aftermath of this event, nongovernmental organizations and mine-action groups are working with landmine survivors to change negative perceptions of people with disabilities.
"Jordan Declared Minefield Free,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 16
, Article 28.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol16/iss2/28