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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 2037 (2012) [on extension of the mandate of the UN Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMIT) until 31 Dec. 2012]

23 February 2012 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1912 (2010) [on extension of the mandate of the UN Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMIT)]

26 February 2010 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1867 (2009) [on extension of the mandate of the UN Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMIT)]

26 February 2009 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1802 (2008) [on extension of the mandate of the UN Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste]

25 February 2008 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1745 (2007) [on extension of the mandate and increase in the strength of the UN Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMIT)]

22 February 2007 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council resolution 1704 (2006) [on establishment of the UN Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMIT)]

25 August 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 1703 (2006) The Situation in Timor Leste

18 August 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 1690 (2006) The Situation in Timor-Leste

20 June 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Resolution 1677 (2006) The Situation in Timor-Leste

12 May 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

Security Council Resolution 1599 (2005) on the Situation in Timor-Leste

28 April 2005 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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