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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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Security Council Resolution S/RES/960 (1994) Resolution 960 (1994) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3464th meeting, on 21 November 1994

21 November 1994 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council Resolution S/RES/957 (1994) Resolution 957 (1994) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3458th meeting, on 15 November 1994

15 November 1994 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 916 (1994) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3375th meeting, on 5 May 1994

5 May 1994 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 898 (1994) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3338th meeting, on 23 February 1994

23 February 1994 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 882 (1993) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3305th meeting, on 5 November 1993

5 November 1993 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 879 (1993) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3300th meeting, on 29 October 1993

29 October 1993 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 863 (1993) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3274th meeting, on 13 September 1993

13 September 1993 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 850 (1993) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3253rd meeting, on 9 July 1993

9 July 1993 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 818 (1993) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3198th meeting, on 14 April 1993

14 April 1993 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 797 (1992) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3149th meeting, on 16 December 1992

16 December 1992 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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