In the past decade, thanks to extensive demining efforts, few residents of Battambang province’s Rokha Kiri district had seen land mines, millions of which once covered Cambodian soil after decades of civil war.

Now, they are a familiar sight again. Heavy flooding in the northwest of the country has unearthed long-buried land mines and other unexploded remnants of war, which can float or be pushed along many kilometers before coming to rest at the roots of trees or stuck on riverbanks.
Close to the farmland of 51-year-old Mom Sokhum in Rokha Kiri, the torrents of
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