Colombian civilians receiving training in safe landmine disposal
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British charity trains Colombians in landmine disposal

4 February 2013 Last updated at 16:18 GMT

Decades of fighting between security forces and rebel groups, paramilitaries and drug traffickers have left Colombia's mountainous regions riddled with landmines.

But now a British charity is harnessing the specialist knowledge of locals to help locate and destroy the stealthy killers.

Laura Plitt reports.