Mines as a death trap

It will take a long time to Afghanistan has recovered from decades of civil war. Travel to Afghanistan are considered dangerous: The interior is contaminated by mines. A rescue in case of accident is considered unlikely or is possible only under very difficult conditions.

Devastating mutilation

Arms or legs torn away: Daily maim disguised as toys mines numerous children. Complications and pain after such injuries are commonplace, the lack of medical facilities and care options means a death sentence on the installment plan.