United Nations Security Council


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United Nations Security Council:

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(UN), international organization established immediately after World War II. It replaced the League of Nations. In 1945, when the UN was founded, there were 51 members; 193 nations are now members of the organization (see table entitled United Nations Members).
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The United Nations Security Council has a role to ensure peace and security in the region.
He termed the United Nations Security Council meeting on Kashmir a 'great success' of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government at the diplomatic front.
The FO spokesman recalled that 'the Chapter VII of the United Nations Charter authorises the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), acting under Article 41, to decide measures, not involving the use of armed force, to give effect to its decisions for the maintenance of international peace and security'.
The United Nations Security Council meets on Syria at the U.N.
The Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation confirmed that consultations of the United Nations Security Council were held "to discuss the American initiative", on the eve of the Security Council meeting on the protests in Iran.
The leaders called for North Korea to abide by resolutions of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to maintain peace.
House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to condemn the recent United Nations Security Council resolution targeting Israel, and implicitly rebuked the Obama administration for failing to veto its passage.
18 letter to the United Nations Security Council, APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, noted that over less than five years of conflict in Syria, nearly 700 health workers have been killed and more than 300 medical facilities have been attacked, mostly by the Syrian government.
Summary: Russia opposes any United Nations Security Council resolution that would permit military strikes against the ...
Summary: The United Nations Security Council called on Hezbollah Wednesday to end any involvement in the conflict in Syria.
NNA - France said on Friday that establishing a no-fly zone in Syria was unlikely for now because of opposition from some members of the United Nations Security Council, Reuters reported.
A United Nations Security Council team of experts arrived on Saturday to investigate the shipment.

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