UN Documents for Afghanistan: Security Council Resolutions

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17 September 2021 S/RES/2596 This resolution extended the mandate of UNAMA until 17 March 2022.
30 August 2021 S/RES/2593 This was a resolution that addressed recent developments in Afghanistan, including the Taliban’s seizure of power and the 26 August attack at Kabul airport.
18 December 2020 S/RES/2557 This resolution renewed the mandate of the Monitoring Team supporting the 1988 Afghanistan Sanctions Committee for another year, until 17 December 2021.
15 September 2020 S/RES/2543 This was a resolution renewing the mandate of UNAMA until 17 September 2021.
28 August 2020 S/RES/2538 This was on the role of women in peacekeeping operations.
10 March 2020 S/RES/2513 This resolution welcomed the progress towards a political settlement of the war in Afghanistan facilitated by the 29 February “Agreement for Bringing Peace to Afghanistan” signed by the US and the Taliban, and the “Joint Declaration for Bringing Peace to Afghanistan” issued by the US and the Afghan government.
16 December 2019 S/RES/2501 This was a renewal of the mandate of the Monitoring Team assisting the 1988 Afghanistan Sanctions Committee until December 2020.
17 September 2019 S/RES/2489 A unanimous adoption of resolution 2489, renewing the mandate of UNAMA until 17 September 2020.
15 March 2019 S/RES/2460 This was a resolution in which a “technical rollover” was adopted, extending the mandate UNAMA for six months.
8 March 2018 S/RES/2405 This was a resolution, unanimously adopted, extending the mandate of UNAMA for another year, welcoming the strategic review of the mission, and calling for implementation of its recommendations.
17 March 2017 S/RES/2344 The Council renewed the mandate of UNAMA until 17 March 2018.
15 March 2016 S/RES/2274 This was a resolution renewing the mandate of UNAMA for one year.
21 December 2015 S/RES/2255 The Council adopted this resolution containing language clarifying how the 1988 Afghanistan sanctions regime functions and reflecting changing conflict dynamics in Afghanistan.
16 March 2015 S/RES/2210 This was a resolution renewing the mandate of UNAMA until 17 March 2016.
12 December 2014 S/RES/2189 This was a resolution welcoming the Afghanistan-NATO agreement to create the post-2014 Resolute Support Mission.