The United Kingdom in the United Nations.

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TSO , Norwich
SeriesCm -- 6325
ContributionsGreat Britain. Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL16256430M
ISBN 100101632525
OCLC/WorldCa316434272

A study of the relationship between the United Kingdom and the United Nations. Topics covered include the UK's involvement in the United Nations peace-keeping forces and co-operation and confrontation between the UK and the UN over the subject of decolonisation. About this book.

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England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are the four countries that make up the United Kingdom, though they are also referred to, especially in sporting contexts, as the home nations of the United Kingdom. A lot of people joke that Andy Murray is English when he is.

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Another answer has said that this is a “troll question” because for him the “nation-ness” of the UK is beyond doubt.

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No offence but I don’t think a Scot would have written that because it’s a very English perspective on the UK. Given that “nation”. The permanent members of the United Nations Security Council are the five states which the UN Charter of grants a permanent seat on the UN Security Council: China, France, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

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