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HEADQUARTERS: Phnom Penh
DURATION: November 1991 - March 1992
STRENGTH: 1,504 military and civilian personnel
EXPENDITURES: Included in UNTAC, see below.
FUNCTION: Established to assist the four Cambodian parties to maintain their cease-fire during the period prior to the establishment and deployment of the United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia, and to initiate mine-awareness training of civilian populations. Later, the mandate was enlarged to include a major training programme for Cambodians in mine-detection and mine-clearance and the mine-clearing of repatriation routes, reception centres and resettlement areas. UNAMIC was absorbed by UNTAC in March 1992
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