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July 1st, 2009
02:06 PM ET

Documents: UN report raises concerns over Iraqi landmines

[cnn-photo-caption image=http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2009/WORLD/meast/07/01/iraq.landmines/art.landmines.file.afp.gi.jpg caption="Landmines are laid out after being turned in at an Iraqi police station in 2004."]
Editor's Note: According to a new report released today, Iraq has a landmine problem that could take decades to clean up. That fact concerns the report's authors – UNICEF, the U.N. Development Program, and the Iraqi Ministry of Environment – as it could jeopardize the country's commitment to the global treaty to ban landmines. To read the report in its entirety, click below. Tune in to AC360° tonight 10p ET to hear the latest on the situation in Iraq from CNN's Michael Ware.

Click here to read the UN's report


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