Security Council Resolutions

A wide view of the Security Council as it holds a meeting on the situation Somalia. UN Photo

Security Council Resolutions on Somalia

2018

  • 06 November - On counter-piracy measures in Somalia. [S/RES/2442]
  • 30 July - On the extension of AMISOM's mandate until 31 May 2019.  [S/RES/2431]
  • 15 May - On the extention of AMISOM's mandate until 31July 2018.  [S/RES/2415]
  • 27 March - On the extension of UNSOM's mandate until 31 March 2019. [S/RES/2408]

2017

  • 14 November - On the extension of SEMG's mandate until 15 December 2018. [S/RES/2385]
  • 07 November - On counter-piracy measures in Somalia. [S/RES/2383]
  • 30 August - On the AU-UN review and the deployment of AMISOM until 31 May 2018. [S/RES/2372]
  • 14 June - On the extension of UNSOM's mandate until 31 March 2018. [S/RES/2358]
  • 26 May - On the extension of AMISOM's mandate until 31 August 2017. [S/RES/2355]
  • 23 March - On the extension of UNSOM's mandate until 16 June 2017. [S/RES/2346]

2016

  • 07 July - On the extension of AMISOM's mandate until 31 May 2017.  [S/RES/2297]
  • 27 May - On the extension of AMISOM's mandate until 08 July 2016. [S/RES/2289]
  • 24 March - On the extension of UNSOM’s mandate until 31 March 2017. [S/RES/2275]

2015

  • 10 November - On the renewal of counter-piracy measures in Somalia. [S/RES/2246]
  • 09 November - On the change from UNSOA to UNSOS and its support to AMISOM, UNSOM and the SNA. [S/RES/2245]
  • 23 October - On Somalia and Eritrea Monitoring Group (SEMG). [S/RES/2244]
  • 28 July - On the importance of continuing offensive operations against Al-Shabab. [S/RES/2232]
  • 26 May - On the extension of UNSOM’s mandate until 7 August 2015. [S/RES/2221]

2014

  • 12 November - On the renewal of counter-piracy measures in Somalia. [S/RES/2184]
  • 24 October - On the extension of AMISOM's mandate and amending the sanctions regime. [S/RES/2182]
  • 29 May - On the extension of UNSOM’s mandate for a period of 12 months. [S/RES/2158]
  • 05 March - On the extension of a partial arms embargo on Somalia. [S/RES/2142]

2013

  • 18 November - On the renewal for another year authorizations for international action to fight all acts of piracy and armed robbery at sea off  the coast of Somalia in cooperation with Government authorities. [S/RES/2125]
  • 12 November - On the extension of AMISOM's mandate and an increase in troop strength. [S/RES/2124]
  • 24 July - On the arms embargo against Somalia according to resolution 733 (1992), as well as resolutions 1844 (2008) and 2093. [S/RES/2111]
  • 02 May - On the establishment of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM). [S/RES/2102] 
  • 06 March - On the definition of a new United Nations presence in Somalia, agreeing that UNPOS should be replaced by a new special political mission. [S/2013/2093] 

Statements by the President of the Security Council on Somalia [2013]

  • 06 June - On the launch on 3 June of UNSOM, and on its support for the new Special Representative of the Secretary-General, Mr Nicholas Kay.  [S/PRST/2013/7] 

Security Council Press Statements on Somalia [2013]

  • 13 September - Following a briefing by SRSG Nicholas Kay and the AU Special Representative Mahamat Saleh Annadif on the situation in Somalia. [SC/11121]
  • 19 June - Following an Al Shabaab attack on a UN compound in Mogadishu. [SC/11039]
  • 13 June - Following a briefing from Assistant Secretary-General Tayé-Brooke Zerihoun on the situation in the Juba regions of Somalia. [SC/11032]