Angola: One killed, 3 injured in landmine explosion

from Government of Angola
Published on 17 Dec 2019 View Original

Luena - One person was killed and three others injured in an anti-tank mine explosion in Kapango district, eastern Moxico province.

The incident happened on Saturday when the victims tried to remove aluminum from the anti-tank dmine.

This is the second accident of the kind recorded in the region this year.

The first occurred in October. A 29 year-old man lost the two legs after he stepped over an anti-personnel mine.

At least eight accidents were recorded in the province in 2018.