Demined locations in Karlovac handed over to local community
Demining certificate for Brodac-Mekušjanski Lug and Brežani in Karlovac county un Croatia was handed to the representative of Rotary Club Karlovac today . The area has been demined with donations of Rotary Club Wien Nord-Ost and the US matching fund through ITF. The demining of the area of Brodac in total area of 66.000 m2 and Brežani in total area of 154.000 m2 are part of larger demining project “Karlovac free of mines by year 2005” . There were 17 mines and UXO found and destroyed during the demining of these projects. The deputy mayor of Karlovac, the representatives of Rotary Club Karlovac, as well as representatives of CROMAC and ITF were present at the ceremony.
The clearance of the Brodac-Mekušjanski Lug and Brežani in Karlovac county shall make possible the use of agricultural land for local inhabitants.