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This briefing note looks at the threat posed to civilians, including deminers, from landmines used in the current conflict between forces of Muammar Gaddafi and opposition rebels.

This briefing note was first issued by HRW on May 10, 2011. An updated version was issued on June 3, 2011.

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The purpose of this briefing is to highlight the dangers associated with funding drug control activities in countries with capital drug laws.

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