United Nations Security Council Resolution 166

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UN Security Council
Resolution 166
Date October 25 1961
Meeting no. 971
Code S/4968 (Document)
Subject Admission of new Members to the UN: Mongolia
Voting summary
9 voted for
None voted against
1 abstained
Result Adopted
Security Council composition
Permanent members
Non-permanent members

United Nations Security Council Resolution 166, adopted on October 25, 1961, after examining the application of the Mongolian People's Republic for membership in the United Nations the Council recommended to the General Assembly that the Mongolian People's Republic be admitted.

Resolution 166 was approved by nine votes to none, with one abstention from the United States. China did not participate in voting.

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