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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: Argentina (2014), Australia (2014), Chad (2015), Chile (2015), Jordan (2015), Lithuania (2015), Luxembourg (2014), Nigeria (2015), Republic of Korea (2014), Rwanda (2014)), 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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Resolution 1696 (2006) Non-proliferation

31 July 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Letter Dated 4 April 2005 from the Chairman of the Security Council Committee Established Pursuant to Resolution 1373 (2001) Concerning Counter-terrorism Addressed to the President of the Security Council

4 April 2005 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Letter Dated 3 March 2004 from the Chairman of the Security Council Committee Established Pursuant to Resolution 1373 (2001) Concerning Counter-terrorism Addressed to the President of the Security Council

17 March 2004 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Letter Dated 28 December 2001 from the Chairman of the Security Council Committee Established Pursuant to Resolution 1373 (2001) Concerning Counter-terrorism Addressed to the President of the Security Council

31 December 2001 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Secretary-General pursuant to paragraph 5 of resolution 1330 (2000)

2 March 2001 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Resolution 685 (1991) Adopted by the Security Council at its 2976th meeting on 31 January 1991

31 January 1991 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 676 (1990) Adopted by the Security Council at its 2961st meeting, on 28 November 1990

28 November 1990 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 671 (1990) Adopted by the Security Council at its 2944th meeting, on 27 September 1990

27 September 1990 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council Resolution S/RES/651 (1990) Resolution 651 (1990) Adopted by the Security Council at its 2916th meeting, on 29 March 1990

29 March 1990 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council Resolution S/RES/642 (1989) Resolution 642 (1989) Adopted by the Security Council at its 2885rd meeting, on 29 September 1989

29 September 1989 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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