PANO - Troops of Engineering Brigade 25 under Military Region 9 (MR9) have excellently completed their duties of clearing bombs and mines and other unexploded ordnance (UXO) left behind from the war to bring back UXO-free land for Mekong Delta.

Despite hardships and high risks, the brigade’s engineers have exerted utmost efforts, skillfully and safely unearthed, removed UXO from different terrains across Mekong Delta provinces.

In the recent task performance in the provinces of Ca Mau, Soc Trang, Bac Lieu, Kien Giang, Tra Vinh, Vinh Long, Hau Giang, Tien Giang, Dong Thap and An Giang, the engineers collected over 6.2 tons of unexploded bombs and mines and then destroyed them safely in Chi Lang Shooting Range in An Giang province.

Translated by Chung Anh