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In pitch-black waters, with only their hands to guide them, Cam­bo­dia’s first batch of salvage div­ers will soon start to recover the thousands of tons of unexploded artillery shells and bullets that lie at the bottom of the country’s lakes and rivers.
But before they begin their perilous underwater operations, the 35 staff members of the Cam­bo­dian Mine Action Center (CMAC) first had to learn how to swim.
More than 20 years after the Khmer Rouge...
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