UN Documents for Western Sahara: Security Council Resolutions

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30 October 2020 S/RES/2548 This resolution renewed MINURSO until 31 October 2021.
30 October 2019 S/RES/2494 The Security Council renewed the mandate of MINURSO for 12 months until 31 October 2020.
30 April 2019 S/RES/2468 By adopting this resolution the Council renewed MINURSO’s mandate for six months. Two Council members abstained.
31 October 2018 S/RES/2440 The Security Council extended the mandate of MINURSO for a further six months.
27 April 2018 S/RES/2414 This was a resolution renewing MINURSO for another six months, until 31 October 2018.
28 April 2017 S/RES/2351 The Council adopted a resolution renewing the mandate of MINURSO for one year.
29 April 2016 S/RES/2285 This resolution renewed the MINURSO mandate.
28 April 2015 S/RES/2218 This was a resolution extending the mandate of MINURSO until 30 April 2016.
29 April 2014 S/RES/2152 This resolution extended the mandate of MINURSO for a year and supported the Secretary-General's request for an additional 15 military observers, within existing resources.
25 April 2013 S/RES/2099 This resolution extended the mandate of MINURSO until 30 April 2014.
24 April 2012 S/RES/2044 This resolution extended the mandate of MINURSO for another year.
27 April 2011 S/RES/1979 This resolution renewed the mandate of MINURSO until 30 April 2012.
30 April 2010 S/RES/1920 This resolution renewed the mandate of the UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO) until 30 April 2011, the Secretary-General urged both parties to the dispute, Morocco and Frente Polisario, to continue to negotiate in good faith and without any preconditions under the auspices of his personal envoy Christopher Ross.
30 April 2009 S/RES/1871 This resolution renewed the mandate of the UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO) until 30 April 2010, welcomed the parties' agreement to hold small, informal talks in preparation for a fifth round of negotiations and called on them to continue to show political will to enter into a "more intensive and substantive phase of negotiations".
30 April 2008 S/RES/1813 This resolution renewed the mandate of MINURSO until 30 April 2009 and endorsed the Secretary-General's recommendation that realism and a spirit of compromise by the parties were essential to maintain the momentum of the process of negotiations.