United Nations Security Council (UNSC)

What is United Nations Security Council (UNSC)?

United Nations Security Council (UNSC) meaning

established – 26 June 1945; effective – 24 October 1945

 

aim – to maintain international peace and security

 

permanent members – (5) China, France, Russia, UK, US

 

nonpermanent members – (10) elected for two-year terms by the UN General Assembly; Argentina (2013-14), Australia (2013-14), Chad (2014-15), Chile (2014-15), Jordan (2014-15), Lithuania (2014-15), Luxembourg (2013-14), South Korea (2013-14), Nigeria (2014-15), Rwanda (2013-14)

 

 

reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html