Syria is contaminated with anti-personnel mines and cluster munition remnants

Cluster Munition Remnants

Anti-Personnel Mines
  • Performance

    Not Applicable

Recommendations for Action

  • Syria and its allies should ensure that their armed forces do not use cluster munitions.
  • Syria should accede to the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM) as a matter of priority.
  • Syria should initiate survey and clearance of cluster munition remnants (CMR) as soon as possible and take other measures to protect civilians from explosive remnants of war (ERW).
  • Syria should permit and facilitate access for mine action operations for a humanitarian purpose.

Download the full 2018 report for Syria

Click here to download the full "Clearing Cluster Munition Remnants 2018" report for Syria.