New Zealand is one of three countries in the Western European and Others electoral group (WEOG) that will seek election to two seats on the UN Security Council. The elections will be held in New York at the UN General Assembly in October 2014. In 2015, it will be 21 years since New Zealand last served on the UN Security Council .
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