Chechnya has endured over eight years of grueling combat with Russia. Thousands of landmines have been sown throughout Chechnya and the victim toll is constantly increasing. Victim assistance throughout the Caucasus has become an essential element of rebuilding the lives of those affected by landmines.
"Helping Hands in a Shattered Republic: Victim Assistance in Chechnya,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 6
, Article 4.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol6/iss3/4