Non-permanent members on 16th October, 2014 to serve in
The UN Security Council
Angola, Malaysia, New Zealand, Spain and Venezuela were elected as non-permanent members on 16th October, 2014 to serve in ‘The UN Security Council’.
They were elected after member states voted in support of these five nations after three rounds of voting.All these five new members received over 2/3 of the votes cast in a clandestine ballot. The new members of the Security Council will begin their two-year appointment on 1 January 2015 and will serve on the Council until 31 December 2016. These nations will join five other non-permanent members, namely Chad, Chile, Jordan, Lithuania and Nigeria.