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Review of the Security Council by member states

Review of the Security Council by member states

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Published by Intersentia in Antwerp, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United Nations. -- Security Council -- Powers and duties -- Congresses.,
  • Judicial review -- Congresses.,
  • International and municipal law -- Congresses.,
  • International organization -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementErika de Wet, André Nollkaemper (eds.) ; Petra Dijkstra (ass. ed.).
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsDe Wet, Erika., Nollkaemper, André., Dijkstra, Petra., Amsterdam Center for International Law.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKZ5038 .R48 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 159 p. ;
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21233999M
    ISBN 109050953077

    United Nations membership; 1 The seat held by the U.S.S.R. was assumed by Russia in 2 The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia was a member from until its dissolution following the establishment and admission of the new member states of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Slovenia (), Macedonia (), and the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (), . The Council is composed of 15 Member States; five of the seats on the Council are permanent, and the remaining ten seats are rotating. The permanent members of the Council are the Member States that emerged victorious from World War II: China, France, the Russian Federation History of the Security Council The. Size: KB.


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