United Nations Security Council Resolution 1694

United Nations Security Council Resolution 1694, adopted unanimously on July 13, 2006, after recalling all previous resolutions on the situation in Liberia and West Africa, including Resolution 1667 (2006), the Council increased the size of the police component of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) and reduced its military component.[1]

UN Security Council
Resolution 1694
UNMIL in Liberia.jpg
UNMIL vehicles in Liberia
Date13 July 2006
Meeting no.5,487
CodeS/RES/1694 (Document)
SubjectThe situation in Liberia
Voting summary
  • 15 voted for
  • None voted against
  • None abstained
Security Council composition
Permanent members
Non-permanent members
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The Chapter VII resolution increased the police component by 125 personnel and reduced the size of the military component by the same number. The measure was taken after a report from the Secretary-General Kofi Annan recommended changes to UNMIL's configuration.

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  1. ^ "Security Council adjusts Liberia arms embargo". United Nations. July 13, 2006.

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