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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: Angola (2016), Egypt (2017), Japan (2017), Malaysia (2016), New Zealand (2016), Senegal (2017), Spain (2016), Ukraine (2017), Uruguay (2017), Venezuela (Bolivian Republic of) (2016)) 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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on extension of the mandate of the UN Angola Verification Mission III and efforts to advance the peace process in Angola Resolution 1064 (1996) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3679th meeting, on 11 July 1996

11 July 1996 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

On extension of the mandate of the UN Angola Verification Mission III and efforts to advance the peace process in Angola Resolution 1055 (1996) Adopted by the Security Council at its 3662nd meeting, on 8 May 1996

8 May 1996 | Publisher: UN Security Council | Document type: Resolutions/Recommendations/Declarations

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