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UNITED
NATIONS

General Assembly
Distr.
GENERAL
A/RES/53/18 B
6 August 1999

Fifty-third session
Agenda item 125
RESOLUTION ADOPTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
[on the report of the Fifth Committee (A/53/544/Add.1)]
53/18.

Financing of the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western
Sahara
B1

The General Assembly,
Having considered the reports of the Secretary-General on the financing of the United Nations Mission for
the Referendum in Western Sahara2 and the related report of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and
Budgetary Questions,3
Bearing in mind Security Council resolution 690 (1991) of 29 April 1991, by which the Council decided
to establish the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara, and the subsequent resolutions
by which the Council extended the mandate of the Mission, the latest of which was resolution 1238 (1999) of
14 May 1999,
Recalling its resolution 45/266 of 17 May 1991 on the financing of the Mission and its subsequent
resolutions and decisions thereon, the latest of which was resolution 53/18 A of 2 November 1998,

1

Consequently, resolution 53/18, in section VI of the Official Records of the General Assembly, Fifty-third
Session, Supplement No. 49 (A/53/49), vol. I, becomes resolution 53/18 A.
2

A/53/810 and A/53/820.

3

A/53/943.

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