Wednesday, March 6, 2013

5 World's Most Dangerous Border

For the warring countries, the border is the most prone to conflict so that becomes a very dangerous area. Well here are some of the most dangerous border regions in the world:

1. North Korea-South Korea
The two Koreas have been very old argument. The border region was located in the middle of the plains of Korea, called Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ). This area stretches along 250 km with a width of 4 km.

DMZ is the most heavily militarized border in the world. This is where you see a lot of tanks and landmines. Soldiers carrying guns is no stranger appears.
But besides that, the DMZ is also a conservation area.
Some types of fauna such as the Amur Leopard and Red Crown Crane's here.
2. Mexico-US
Since the military took part in the region, the US-Mexico border is known as the location of Drug War. The war was conducted by the cartel drug sellers to maintain regional boundaries. Even the conflict has continued until now.
It's not the only reason the border is dangerous. Desert landscape around it has killed hundreds of people from thirst.

Pakistan and India have a dislike for each other. Hence, the border between the two countries especially the Kashmir a danger to tourists. But the funny thing is, there is the closing ceremony of the border gates between the two countries is a frequent tourist attraction.
4. Bangladesh-India
Some parts of the border between India and Bangladesh was a dense forest. However, the danger does not only come from the natural landscape alone. There are rules set by the border guards of India (Border Security Force / BSF) is touted as a "shoot-to-kill".
Over the past 10 years, the BSF has killed nearly 1,000 people in Bangladesh. This border into "killing fields" the biggest in South Asia.
5. Colombia-Ecuador
State border of Colombia and Ecuador is not dangerous because of the military intervention. Is the FARC rebels, separatists who trade drugs. They took over the border, they also are holding guns.

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