United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO)

What is United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO)?

United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO) meaning

established – 29 April 1991

 

aim – to supervise the cease-fire and conduct a referendum in Western Sahara; established by the UN Security Council

 

members – (30) Argentina, Austria, Bangladesh, Brazil, China, Croatia, Egypt, El Salvador, France, Ghana, Guinea, Honduras, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, South Korea, Malawi, Malaysia, Mongolia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Russia, Sri Lanka, Togo, Uruguay, Yemen

 

 

reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html