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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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Security Council resolution 2105 (2013) [on extension of the mandate of the Panel of Experts, as specified in para. 29 of resolution 1929 (2010) until 9 July 2014]

5 June 2013 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly

20 March 2013 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 2049 (2012) [on extension of the mandate of the Panel of Experts Established pursuant to Resolution 1929 (2010) concerning the Islamic Republic of Iran until 9 July 2013]

7 June 2012 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1984 (2011) [on extension of the mandate of the Panel of Experts Established pursuant to Resolution 1929 (2009) until 9 June 2012]

9 June 2011 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1929 (2010) [on measures against Iran in connection with its enrichment-related and reprocessing activities, including research and development]

9 June 2010 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1835 (2008) [on Iran's obligations to comply with Security Council's resolutions and meeting the requirements of the IAEA Board of Governors]

27 September 2008 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1803 (2008) [on further measures against Iran in connection with its development of sensitive technologies in support of its nuclear and missile programmes]

3 March 2008 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 1747 (2007) Non-proliferation

24 March 2007 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 1737 (2006) Non-proliferation

27 December 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 1696 (2006) Non-proliferation

31 July 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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