United Nations Security Council Resolution 109

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UN Security Council
Resolution 109
Date December 14 1955
Meeting no. 705
Code S/3509 (Document)
Subject Admission of new members to the UN
Voting summary
8 voted for
None voted against
3 abstained
Result Adopted
Security Council composition
Permanent members
Non-permanent members

United Nations Security Council Resolution 109, adopted on December 14, 1955, after being instructed by the General Assembly to consider the applications for membership of Albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Ceylon, Finland, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Laos, Libya, Nepal, Portugal, Romania, and Spain the Council recommended all of the above-named countries for admission to the United Nations.

The resolution was adopted by eight votes; Belgium, the Republic of China and the United States abstained.

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