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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 1939 (2010) [on the extension of the mandate of the UN Mission in Nepal (UNMIN)]

15 September 2010 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1921 (2010) [on the extension of the mandate of the UN Mission in Nepal (UNMIN)]

12 May 2010 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1909 (2009) [on the extension of the mandate of the UN Mission in Nepal (UNMIN)]

21 January 2010 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1879 (2009) [on renewal of the mandate of the UN Mission in Nepal (UNMIN)]

23 July 2009 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1864 (2009) [on renewal of the mandate of the UN Mission in Nepal (UNMIN)]

23 January 2009 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1825 (2008) [on renewal of the mandate of the UN Mission in Nepal (UNMIN)]

23 July 2008 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1796 (2008) [on renewal of the mandate of the UN Mission in Nepal (UNMIN)]

23 January 2008 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1740 (2007) [on establishment of the UN Political Mission in Nepal (UNMIN)]

23 January 2007 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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