UN Documents for South Sudan: Security Council Resolutions

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31 May 2016 S/RES/2290 This resolution renewed the targeted sanctions until 31 May 2017.
7 April 2016 S/RES/2280 This was a technical rollover resolution renewing the mandate of the South Sudan sanctions regime until 1 June.
15 December 2015 S/RES/2252 This resolution increased the force structure of UNMISS to a ceiling of 13,000 troops and 2,001 police, while adding additional tasks to the mandate.
9 October 2015 S/RES/2241 This was a resolution adjusting the mandate of UNMISS to support implementation of the “Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in the Republic of South Sudan”. The vote was 13 in favour with two abstentions from Russia and Venezuela.
28 May 2015 S/RES/2223 This was a resolution renewing the mandate of UNMISS for six months.
3 March 2015 S/RES/2206 This was a resolution creating a sanctions regime for South Sudan.
25 November 2014 S/RES/2187 This was a resolution renewing the mandate of UNMISS for an additional six months.
24 December 2013 S/RES/2132 This was the resolution that increased the military and police capacity of UNMISS.
11 July 2013 S/RES/2109 This resolution extended the mandate of UNMISS until 15 July 2014.
5 July 2012 S/RES/2057 Renewed UNMISS through 15 July 2013.
13 July 2011 S/RES/1999 This resolution recommended that South Sudan be admitted as a member of the UN.
8 July 2011 S/RES/1996 This resolution established the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).