Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action

EMERGENCY CLEARANCE OPERATIONS

During 2016-2020 (september 07 including) ANAMA responded to 1 113 emergency clearance operations call outs from the hotline of the "102" the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Crisis Management Center of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, State Border Service, Regional Police Stations, Local Executive Authorities and the State Service for Mobilization and Conscription. According to the requests, on the base of 894 emergency clearance operations call outs, 941 046 sq.m of the territory in Absheron, Agjabedi, Aghdam, Aghstafa, Astara, Balaken, Berde, Beylagan, Bilasuvar, Jabrayil, Jalilabad, Dashkesen, Fizuli, Gedebey, Ganja, Goranboy, Goygol, Hajigabul, Khachmaz, Khizi, Khojavend, Imishli, Ismayilli, Kurdemir, Garadagh, Gakh, Gazakh, Gabala, Guba, Lenkeran, Masalli, Naftalan, Oghuz, Sabirabad, Salyan, Samukh, Siyazan, Shabran, Shamakhi, Shirvan, Terter, Tovuz, Ucar, Yevlakh, Zagatala regions, as well as in Baku, Ganja, Sumgayit, Mingechevir, Sheki cities have been cleared and 19 736 UXOs, 49 anti-personnel, 162 anti-tank mines (total: 19 947 mine/UXOs), 51 668 different types of bullets have been found. In order to ensure the safety of the local population the found mines and UXOs transported and destroyed at the Central Demolition Area.

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