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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 307 (1971) of 21 December 1971

21 December 1971 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 303 (1971) of 6 December 1971

6 December 1971 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 215 (1965) of 5 November 1965

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

Resolution 214 (1965) of 27 September 1965

27 September 1965 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 211 (1965) of 20 September 1965

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

Resolution 209 (1965) of 4 September 1965

4 September 1965 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 126 (1957) of 2 December 1957

2 December 1957 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 123 (1957) of 21 February 1957

1 February 1957 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 122 (1957) of 24 January 1957

24 January 1957 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 98 (1952) of 23 December 1952

23 December 1952 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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