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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: 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 277 (1970) of 18 March 1970

18 March 1970 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 253 (1968) of 29 May 1968

29 May 1968 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 232 (1966) of 16 December 1966

16 December 1966 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 217 (1965) of 20 November 1965

20 November 1965 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 216 (1965) of 12 November 1965

12 November 1965 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 202 (1965) of 6 May 1965

6 May 1965 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 221 (1966) of 9 April 1966

9 April 1965 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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