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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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Report of the Secretary-General on the protection of civilians in armed conflict

28 October 2007 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on women, peace and security

12 September 2007 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on the Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process

9 January 2007 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Twenty-third Report of the Secretary-General Pursuant to Paragraph 14 of Resolution 1284 (1999)

6 December 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Secretary-General Pursuant to Paragraph 30 of Resolution 1546 (2004)

5 December 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (for the Period from 10 June 2006 to 1 December 2006)

3 December 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Consolidated List of Individuals and Entities Belonging to or Associated With the Taliban and Al-Qaida Organisation, As Established and Maintained by the 1267 Committee

4 October 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on women, peace and security

27 September 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Letter dated 2006/09/14 from the Chairman of the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1373 (2001) concerning counter-terrorism addressed to the President of the Security Council

15 September 2006 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

Report of the Secretary-General on the protection of civilians in armed conflict

28 November 2005 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Thematic Reports

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