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Resolutions and Decisions of the Security Council

The United Nations Security Council is charged with the maintenance of international peace and security; accepting new Member States, and approving any changes to the United Nations Charter. Its powers include the establishment of peacekeeping operations, the establishment of international sanctions, and the authorization of military action through resolutions. It is the only UN body with the authority to issue binding resolutions to Member States. The body's five permanent members are China, France, Russia, UK and USA. The Security Council also has 10 non-permanent members, elected on a regional basis to serve two-year terms. 

SCOR 71ST YR RES & DEC 2015/16

Resolutions and Decisions of the Security Council 2015-2016

1 August 2015 – 31 December 2016

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Resolutions and Decisions of the Security Council
17 Dec 2018
Official documents of Resolutions and Decisions of the Security Council, 2015-2016. The United Nations Security Council takes the lead in determining the existence of a threat to the peace or an act of aggression. It calls upon the State parties to a dispute to settle it by peaceful means and rec...
SCOR 70TH YR RES & DEC 2014/15

Resolutions and Decisions of the Security Council 2014-2015

1 August 2014 – 31 July 2015

Series:
Resolutions and Decisions of the Security Council
17 Feb 2017
Official documents of Resolutions and Decisions of the Security Council, 2014-2015. The United Nations Security Council takes the lead in determining the existence of a threat to the peace or an act of aggression. It calls upon the State parties to a dispute to settle it by peaceful means and rec...