United Nations Security Council Resolution 142

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UN Security Council
Resolution 142
DateJuly 7 1960
Meeting no.872
CodeS/4377 (Document)
SubjectAdmission of new Members to the UN: Republic of Congo
Voting summary
  • 11 voted for
  • None voted against
  • None abstained
ResultAdopted
Security Council composition
Permanent members
Non-permanent members

United Nations Security Council Resolution 142, adopted unanimously on July 7, 1960, after examining the application of the Republic of the Congo (Léopoldville) for membership in the United Nations, the Council recommended to the General Assembly that the Republic of the Congo be admitted.

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