Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

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Trust Territory of
the Pacific Islands
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Flag of {{{the}}} Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

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Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands: Coat of Arms

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National motto: ?
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Location of Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

Official language English?
Capital Saipan
Area
 - Total
 - % water
Ranked 78 (United States)
1,779 km≤
Negligible
Population
 - Total
 - Density

132,929 (1980)
N/Akm≤
GDP
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 - GDP/head
N/A
Currency US Dollar
Time zone UTC: ?
Independence UN trusteeship administered by the US
Internet TLD none?
Calling code  ?

The Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands (TTPI) was a United Nations trust territory in Micronesia (western Pacific) administered by the United States from July 18, 1947, comprising the former League of Nations Mandate administered by Japan and taken by the U.S. in 1944. The U.S. ended its administration on November 3, 1986, although the UN only formally ended the trusteeship on December 22, 1990.

This area is now divided into four territories:

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Arrival of UN Visiting Mission, Majuro, 1978. Sign reads "Please release us from the bondage of your trusteeship agreement."

External link

fr:Territoire sous tutelle des Óles du Pacifique pl:Powiernicze Wyspy Pacyfiku

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