Mine action operations in Afghanistan were halted after September 11th as security conditions in the area worsened. Now that stability has been restored, all 15 of the NGOs operating in Afghanistan have returned to the country, in order to resume activities and continue expanding the mine action capacity.
"Update: The Mine Action Situation in Afghanistan,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 6
, Article 25.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol6/iss1/25