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UN Security Council

The Security Council has primary responsibility, under the UN Charter, for the maintenance of international peace and security. Organized to function continuously, a representative of each of its members must be present at all times at United Nations Headquarters. The Council consists of 15 members: five permanent members with veto power (China, France, Russian Federation, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America) and ten non-permanent members (Membership: Angola (2016), Egypt (2017), Japan (2017), Malaysia (2016), New Zealand (2016), Senegal (2017), Spain (2016), Ukraine (2017), Uruguay (2017), Venezuela (Bolivian Republic of) (2016)) five of which are elected each year by the General Assembly for a two-year term.  Website: www.un.org/en/sc/
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Statement [made on behalf of the Security Council, at the 6748th meeting, 11 Apr. 2012, in connection with the Council's consideration of the item entitled "The situation in Sierra Leone"]

11 April 2012 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Presidential Statements

Seventh report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Sierra Leone

2 September 2011 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Security Council resolution 1343 (2001) [on the situation in Sierra Leone]

7 March 2001 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1306 (2000) [on the situation in Sierra Leone]

5 July 2000 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1231 (1999) [Sierra Leone]

11 March 1999 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1220 (1999) [Sierra Leone]

12 January 1999 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1181 (1998) [The situation concerning Sierra Leone]

13 July 1998 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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