UK Bails Out Cyprus Demining for 2 Months

Following a funding crisis for the UN Mine Action Center in Cyprus, the UK has stumped up 50,000 euros to tie it over until March. The intention is to give the demining program time to raise further funds.

The UN says it needs about $7 million complete its demining work in Cyprus.

Read more here.

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~ by Matthew Bolton on 27 January 2009.

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