U.S. veteran leads clean-up of Vietnam War’s lethal remnants [video]

[ndlr] La chaîne PBS Newshour propose une courte interview du vétéran américain Chuck Searcy et un aperçu de son travail de terrain consistant à désamorcer et retirer les bombes UXO qui restent incruster dans la terre des rizières de la province de Quảng Trị. Une belle initiative à souligner.

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Chuck Searcy © 2014 PBS Newshour

There are still ongoing lethal consequences of the Vietnam War that ended in 1975. Undetonated « bomblets, » dropped by the U.S. military during the conflict, are killing and maiming people who discover them by accident. To help close a painful chapter in history, American veteran Chuck Searcy has made bomb removal and education his humanitarian mission. Special correspondent Mike Cerre reports.