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Cuito Cuanavale Journal: In Angolan Town, Land Mines Still Lurk ‘Behind Every Bush’

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:31:49 GMT

Avelino Catombela, 67, got his prosthesis adjusted at the Viana Orthopedic Center in Luanda, Angola. Mr. Catombela lost his leg in Huambo in 1978 when the bus he was traveling in hit a mine, killing 60 people.Angola remains one of the world’s most heavily mined countries, and nowhere are there more than in Cuito Cuanavale.


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