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Resolution 2022

The situation in Libya


S/RES/2022 (2011)
Security Council Distr.: General
2 December 2011
11-62028 (E)
Resolution 2022 (2011)
Adopted by the Security Council at its 6673rd meeting,
on 2 December 2011
The Security Council,
Recalling its resolutions 1970 (2011) of 26 February 2011, 1973 (2011) of
17 March 2011, 2009 (2011) of 16 September 2011, 2016 (2011) of 27 October 2011,
and 2017 (2011) of 31 October 2011,
Reaffirming its strong commitment to the sovereignty, independence, territorial
integrity and national unity of Libya,
Recalling its decision to establish a United Nations Support Mission in Libya
(UNSMIL) for an initial period of three months until 16 December 2011 to assist
and support Libyan national efforts in the post-conflict phase,
Welcoming the establishment of the transitional Government of Libya on
22 November 2011, and stressing its key role in creating the conditions conducive to
the full implementation of UNSMIL’s mandate,
Welcoming also the engagement of the Secretary-General and the President of
the General Assembly, including through their recent visit to Libya which affirmed
the key role of the United Nations in supporting Libyan national efforts in the postconflict
Looking forward to an assessment of needs by UNSMIL and the transitional
Government of Libya by 16 March 2012, cooperating with all relevant international
partners, including the international financial institutions, with a view to continuing
the work of the UN in coordinating international support to the transitional
Government of Libya on the basis of its needs,
Stressing the importance of the UN’s, including UNSMIL’s, continued support
to the transitional Government of Libya in addressing immediate priorities as set out
in paragraph 12 of resolution 2009 (2011),
Taking note of the Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations
Support Mission in Libya (S/2011/727), including the recommendation for a threemonth
extension of the UNSMIL mandate,
1. Decides to extend the mandate of the United Nations Support Mission in
Libya established by paragraph 12 of resolution 2009 (2011) until 16 March 2012,
and looks forward to the report of the Secretary-General, including
recommendations on the next phase of UNSMIL’s support to Libya;
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2. Decides that the mandate of UNSMIL shall in addition include, in
coordination and consultation with the transitional Government of Libya, assisting
and supporting Libyan national efforts to address the threats of proliferation of all
arms and related materiel of all types, in particular man-portable surface to air
missiles, taking into account, among other things, the report referred to in paragraph 5
of resolution 2017 (2011);
3. Decides to remain actively seized of the matter.

The situation in Libya
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1970 1973 2009 2016 2017
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