Cluster Munitions: Decades of Failure, Decades of Civilian Suffering

31 July 2010
Cluster Munitions: Decades of Failure, Decades of Civilian Suffering
Reference 0946
Category Publication
Language English
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Cluster munitions have been a persistent problem for decades. These weapons have unique characteristics that make them a grave danger to civilians.

These four fact sheets provide an overview of the cluster munitions problem, the challenges in clearing these weapons, the difficulties and needs of victims, and the role of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement in reducing the impact of cluster munitions on civilians. 

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