Originally posted by calihan 123
because guns are an easy way to kill. without them people wouldn't go through the same effort with stabbings. a gun is a simple shot and your dead.
any other method if killing isnt so easy.
Now that's not at all true!!!
you want to kill people indiscriminently then you got go with a landmine!
Quick facts about landmines
It costs US $ 3 to 10 to produce, but costs US $ 200 to 1000 to destroy it.
It needs US $ 3500 to 5000 for a landmine victim for his/her medical care, prosthetics and rehabilitation.
Every year around 26,000 people are injured by it of which 30 to 40 percent are children. The existing ratio of landmines is 1 to every 12 children.
In Cambodia alone, more than, 35,000 people are maimed and more than one person in every 200 victims of landmine are amputees.
Every year approximately 5 million mines are produced and 2.5 million are laid on the ground of which only 1 million are deactivated or destroyed.
Around 11 billion mines are laid in more than 60 countries across the globe.
According to the estimation, 5 million mines were laid in former Yugoslavia after the conflict began there.
Tens of thousands mines were planted in Rwanda during its conflict in 1994.
Countries worst-affected by landmines include Afghanistan, Angola, Cambodia, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Iraq, Kuwait, Mozambique, Somalia, Sudan and former
Main countries producing and exporting Landmines are the USA, China, Belgium, Bulgaria, former Czechoslovakia, France, Hungary, Italy, former USSR, UK
and former Yugoslavia.