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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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Letter Dated 8 August 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

10 August 2005 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Resolution 1534 (2004) [on necessity of trial of persons indicted by the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda]

26 March 2004 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Letter Dated 23 October 2003 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

27 October 2003 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Letter Dated 18 September 2002 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

19 September 2002 | 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

Security Council resolution 1371 (2001) on the situation in The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

26 September 2001 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Statement by the President of the Security Council [on "The situation in The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia"]

13 August 2001 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Presidential Statements

Security Council Resolution 1345 (2001) on the letter dated 4 March 2001 from the Permanent Representative of The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to the United Nations addressed to the President of the Security Council (S/ 2001/191)

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

Statement by the President of the Security Council [on "Letter dated 4 March 2001 from the Permanent Representative of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to the United Nations addressed to the President of the Security Council (S/2001/191)"]

12 March 2001 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Presidential Statements

The situation concerning concerning the conflicts in the former Yugoslavia, Resolution 1186 (1998) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3911th meeting, on 21 July 1998

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

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