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United Nations Security Council election, 2005
5 (of 10) non-permanent seats on the United Nations Security Council
October 2005

Incumbent Members
 Algeria (Africa)
 Benin (Africa)
 Philippines (Asia)
 Romania (CEIT)
 Brazil (LatAm&Car)

The 2005 United Nations Security Council election was held in October 2005 during the 60th session of the United Nations General Assembly, held at UN Headquarters in New York City. The elections were for five non-permanent seats on the UN Security Council for two-year mandates commencing on 1 January 2006.

In accordance with the Security Council's rotation rules, whereby the ten non-permanent UNSC seats rotate among the various regional blocs into which UN member states traditionally divide themselves for voting and representation purposes, the five available seats were allocated as follows:

The five members (elected by a two-thirds majority of the General Assembly, in as many rounds of voting as it takes to achieve that majority) served on the Security Council for the 2006–07 period.

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