108 UXO items safely detonated (Photo for illustration)

There were 103 37mm artillery shells and five 40mm grenades discovered by the team at a depth of about 30cm below the ground in a location that is some 200m away from the residential area.

Determining that these explosives are eligible to move, they brought them to a gathering ground for detonation.

According to the Mine Action Center of Quang Tri, in 2021, governmental and non-governmental organizations with mine remediation activities cleared over 37 million sq.m of land by demining 27,660 bombs, mines, explosives of all kinds.

Source: VNA