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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Mine (land warfare).
See also changes related to Mine (land warfare), or pages that link to Mine (land warfare) or to this page or whose text contains "Mine (land warfare)".

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Defense

Field experience

Wars of Vietnam

Iran-Iraq War

Afghanistan War (2001-)

  • Farah Province [r]: A province on Afghanistan's western border with Iran, with relatively weak security forces but an upsurge in Taliban activity; airstrikes used to break fights have caused civilian casualties [e]
  • Shomali Plain [r]: A plateau north of Kabul in Afghanistan, once fertile, devastated by war, and now being restored as farmland; it provides access to the only relatively safe north-south route in the country [e]

Other related topics

  • Boobytrap [r]: An improvised destructive device, not necessarily explosive, whose destructive property is triggered by an action of the victim [e]
    • Improvised explosive device [r]: A destructive device, not completely made from purpose-built military components, that is intended to cause destruction by means of an explosive charge and perhaps other components that increase damage [e]