UN Documents for Security Council Working Methods: Security Council Resolutions

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21 December 2006 S/RES/1732 This resolution welcomed the report of the Working Group on General Issues of Sanctions and requested its subsidiary bodies to take note of methodological standards and best practices proposed in the report.
19 December 2006 S/RES/1730 This resolution established "a focal point" within the UN Secretariat to process submissions for de-listing under Council resolutions involving targeted sanctions.
26 July 2005 S/RES/1612 This resolution set up the Council's Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict and highlighted the link between illicit trafficking in small arms and the use of child soldiers.
13 June 2001 S/RES/1353 This resolution adopted a statement of principles on cooperation with TCCs.
13 November 2000 S/RES/1327 This resolution emphasised the importance of the Secretary-General in conflict prevention and reaffirmed the role of women in conflict prevention and resolution and peacebuilding. The Council also agreed to strengthen the system of consultations with TCCs through the holding of private meetings with them and stated a possibility to consider using the Military Staff Committee as one of the means of enhancing UN peacekeeping capacity.
25 August 1990 S/RES/665 This resolution asked member states to coordinate the implementation of the naval blockade against Iraq through the Military Staff Committee.
23 June 1960 S/RES/138 This was a resolution on the Adolf Eichmann Question on which Argentina abstained, explicitly referencing Article 27 (3).
25 January 1946 S/RES/1 This resolution established the Military Staff Committee to advise and assist the Council, composed of the chiefs of staff of the Council's permanent members.