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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 1142 (1997) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3839th meeting, on 4 December 1997

4 December 1997 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 1114 (1997) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3791st meeting, on 19 June 1997

19 June 1997 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 1101 (1997) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3758th meeting, on 28 March 1997

28 March 1997 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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