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Cambodia. 2004 ‘Weapon Collection Scheme.’ National Report of Cambodia on its Implementation of the UN Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA), pp. 3-4. Phnom Penh: Kingdom of Cambodia. 20 August
'A weapon searching programme was established under which anyone who provides the information leading to hidden or buried weapons shall be awarded. This project has operated since 2002 in partnership with EU/ASAC. About 1,000 pieces of weapons have so far been found in seven hiding places equal to 1% of all collected and confiscated weapons…
The following illegal weapons have been collected or destroyed:
- 128,815 firearms;
- 124,875 firearms of which 36,505 firearms were destroyed by bulldozers and 88,370 firearms were burnt down.'