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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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Report of the Secretary-General on the situation in Abyei

25 February 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Special report of the Secretary-General on the review of the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur

25 February 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Twenty-seventh progress report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Mission in Liberia

18 February 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on the restoration of constitutional order in Guinea-Bissau

14 February 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo

30 January 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict in the Syrian Arab Republic

27 January 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

The situation in Central African Republic

22 January 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Office in Burundi

20 January 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur

15 January 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on the situation in Mali

2 January 2014 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Country Reports

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