To turn Turkey into a country free from landmines and unexploded ordnance, with its people living without exposure to the risk of mine and / or unexploded ordnance.
To achieve all mine and / or unexploded ordnance cleaning activities for humanitarian purposes within the borders of Turkey to be carried out safely and effectively in accordance with national and international standards, without the time and cost pressures.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Stands for explosives, flare mines and chemical munitions placed into a case for the purpose of neutralize the personnel and sea, land and air vehicles by destroying and damaging them.
Anti-Personnel land mines mean a mine designed to be exploded by the presence, proximity or contact of a person and they will incapacitate, injure or kill one or more persons.
Anti-Tank mines mean a mine designed to be exploded by the presence, proximity or contact of a tank or other vehicles and they will incapacitate and destroy.
Refers to processed, fuzed-unfuzed, set or unset, prepaired to use or used ordnance which have failed to function.
Mine action refers to process of land mine and/or unexploded ordnance (UXO) clearance and other activities regarding to perform this activity.