United Nations Security Council

One of the six principal organs of the UN, charged with the maintenance of international peace and security

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations (UN), charged with ensuring international peace and security, recommending the admission of new UN members to the General Assembly, and approving any changes to the UN Charter. Its powers include establishing peacekeeping operations, enacting international sanctions, and authorizing military action. The UNSC is the only UN body with the authority to issue binding resolutions on member states.

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Elections for five non-permanent members of the UN Security Council will be held on June 17, according to the world body's provisional programme. The programme..
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The United States and Britain raised China's plan to impose new security legislation on Hong Kong at the U.N. Security Council on Friday, prompting China and..
Credit: Reuters India - Published 4 days ago

The United States and Britain raised China's plan to impose new security legislation on Hong Kong at the U.N. Security Council on Friday, prompting China and..
Credit: Reuters - Published 4 days ago

The United States and Britain plan to informally raise at the United Nations Security Council on Friday China's plan to impose new national security legislation..
Credit: Reuters India - Published 4 days ago

The US has called for a UN Security Council meeting on Hong Kong, as the Trump administration indicated that it will not keep quite on China's new national..
5 days ago • WorldNews
The United States and China clashed over Hong Kong at the United Nations on Wednesday after Beijing opposed a request by Washington for the Security Council to..
Credit: Reuters - Published 6 days ago

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