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Definitions for Security Council
Se·cu·ri·ty Coun·cil

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Security Council, SC(noun)

    a permanent council of the United Nations; responsible for preserving world peace


  1. Security Council(ProperNoun)

    The UN Security Council.


  1. Security Council

    The Security Council of Japan is the nine-person national security council which advises the prime minister on national security and the military and deals with a wide spectrum of issues which indirectly affect Japan's broader interests, including basic national defense policy, the National Defense Program Outline, the outline on coordinating industrial production and other matters related to the National Defense Program Outline, including decisions on diplomatic initiatives and defense operations. It was created on July 1, 1986 to replace its predecessor, the National Defense Council, which had acted as an advisory group on defense-related matters since 1956. The Security Council is presided over by the Prime Minister and includes the Ministers of State who are specified in advance under Article 9 of the Cabinet Law; the Foreign Minister, the Finance Minister, the Chief Cabinet Secretary, the Minister for Defense, the Chairman of the National Public Safety Commission, and the Director General of the Economic Planning Agency. The Chairman of the Security Council may invite the Chairman of the Joint Staff Council or another relevant State Minister or Official to attend meetings.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Security Council in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Security Council in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Security Council in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Gorevan:

    The Security Council resolutions have essentially failed.

  2. Mahmoud Abbas:

    We will submit our project to the UN Security Council tomorrow [Wednesday].

  3. State Department spokesman John Kirby:

    For years, Iran has serially ignored Security Council resolutions. It's a fact.

  4. Bahram Qassemi:

    No UN Security Council resolution has banned Iran's missile program or missile tests.

  5. Liu Jieyi:

    I heard the suggestion, I believe it's a bad idea, the security council is not about human rights.

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