The Founding of the United Nations
About the founding of the United Nations and the security council.
1945 THE FOUNDING OF THE UNITED NATIONS
Forty-six nations sent 300 delegates to San Francisco to form a world body that would "save succeeding generations from the scourge of war." After 9 weeks of intensive work, the Charter of the United Nations was completed on June 25, 1945. The UN was housed in New York, with a General Assembly that "recommends" and a Security Council (grown from 9 original members to 27 today) that gives the big powers permanent seats and a veto.
|You Are Here: Trivia-Library Home » World History: Reports of Major Events » The Founding of the United Nations|
|DISCLAIMER: PLEASE READ - By printing, downloading, or using you agree to our full terms. Review the full terms at the following URL: /disclaimer.htm|