UN Documents for Security Council Working Methods: Security Council Meeting Records

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17 November 1950 S/PV.524 During this meeting, Egyot abstained from voting on the Palestine Question, explicitly citing Article 27 (3) despite the "lack of precedents".
12 April 1950 S/PV.471 During this meeting, India abstained from voting on a decision, explicitly referencing article 27 (3).
14 March 1950 S/PV.470 During this meeting, India abstained from voting on the resolution 80.
24 May 1948 S/PV.303 During this meeting, Chile called the veto an "abuse" as article 27 (3) seeks to "prevent a member of the Council from acting as judge in its own case and participating in the decision that may be taken against it".
10 September 1947 S/PV.201 During this meeting, the UK abstained from voting on a draft resolution and its amendments on the Egyptian Question according to article 27 (3).
29 August 1947 S/PV.200 During this meeting, the UK abstained from voting on a draft resolution and its amendments on the Egyptian Question according to article 27 (3).
28 August 1947 S/PV.198 During this meeting, the UK abstained from voting on a draft resolution and its amendments on the Egyptian Question according to article 27 (3).
9 April 1947 S/PV.127 This was a meeting during which the UK abstained from voting on a draft resolution on the Corfu Channel Question according to article 27 (3).
25 March 1947 S/PV.122 This was a meeting during which the UK abstained from voting on a draft resolution on the Corfu Channel Question according to article 27 (3).
26 June 1946 S/PV.49 This was a meeting during which France and the USSR cast a joint veto on the question of whether the “Spanish Question” was a substantive or procedural issue.
16 February 1946 S/PV.23 This was a meeting where the USSR vetoed a draft resolution regarding the withdrawal of foreign troops from Lebanon and Syria and where the UK and France abstained "without prejudice to the question whether a dispute exists".
14 February 1946 S/PV.19 During this meeting, article 27 (3) of the UN Charter (obligatory abstention) was raised on the Lebanon-Syria case.
6 February 1946 S/PV.10 During this meeting, the drafts resolutions which were previously introduced and led to a discussion of article 27 (3) of the UN Charter (obligatory abstention) were withdrawn in favour of a statement by the President of the Council summarising the proceedings.
5 February 1946 S/PV.8 This was a meeting on the Greek question on which article 27 (3) of the UN Charter was raised during the previous meeting (S/PV.7).
4 February 1946 S/PV.7 During this meeting, the Netherlands asked whether the parties to the dispute shall vote in the matter, referencing article 27 (3) of the UN Charter.