United Nations Security Council (UNSC)

United Nations Security Council (UNSC)

Established- 26 June 1945; effective - 24 October 1945
Aim- to maintain international peace and security
Permanent members- (5) China, France, Russia, UK, US
Nonpermanent members- (10) elected for two-year terms by the UN General Assembly; Argentina (2013-14), Australia (2013-14), Chad (2014-15), Chile (2014-15), Jordan (2014-15), Lithuania (2014-15), Luxembourg (2013-14), South Korea (2013-14), Nigeria (2014-15), Rwanda (2013-14)