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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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On extension of the mandate of the UN Preventive Deployment Force Resolution 1027 (1995) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3602nd meeting, on 30 November 1995

30 November 1995 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Statement by the President of the Security Council [on "Follow-up to resolution 817 (1993)"]

15 September 1995 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Presidential Statements

On establishment of the UN Preventive Deployment Force (UNPREDEP) within the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Resolution 983 (1995) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3512th meeting, on 31 March 1995

31 March 1995 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council Resolution S/RES/842 (1993) Resolution 842 (1993) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3239th meeting, on 18 June 1993

18 June 1993 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 817 (1993) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3196th meeting, on 7 April 1993

7 April 1993 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 795 (1992) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3147th meeting, on 11 December 1992

11 December 1992 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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