Colombians arrive in Israel to learn how to clear land mines

Just a week after the Colombian government signed a historic peace agreement with the FARC terrorist organization, a Colombian delegation arrived in Israel to receive training on one of the major post-conflict challenges facing Bogota: how to clear land mines.

After Afghanistan, Colombia has had more people killed by land mines recently than any country in the world, with the mines that are spread across the countryside estimated to have killed over 11,000 people in the last 25 years.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Colombians-arrive-in-Israel-to-learn-how-to-clear-land-mines-467072

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