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ANAMA HOSTED USDoS PROGRAM MANAGER

On 20-24 June, 2011 ANAMA hosted US Department of State Program Manager for Humanitarian Demining Programs, Ms. Kathryn Boynton. The aim of an official visit to ANAMA was to get acquaintance with mine clearance operations in Azerbaijan. The visit of agenda had covered regional trips to Fuzuli and Goygol Regional Bases, Saloglu village of Aghstafa region, Mine Victim Association in Terter region, as well as visit to Agdam to familiarize with water wells clearance operations supported by the Department of State, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement, (PM/WRA). On 23 June Ms. Kate Boynton had a meeting with ANAMA Director and get a briefing on the scope of mine problem, short and long term strategies and also discussions on ongoing and further projects supported by USDoS.