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Charter of the United Nations, June 26, 1945, 59 Stat. 1031, T.S. 993, 3 Bevans 1153, entered into force Oct. 24, 1945.

Charter of the United Nations



Chapter I
Purposes and Principles, articles 1-2
Chapter II
Membership, articles 3-6
Chapter III
Organs, articles 7-8
Chapter IV
the General Assembly, articles 9-22
Chapter V
the Security Council, articles 23-32
Chapter VI
Pacific Settlement of Disputes, articles 33-38
Chapter VII
Action With Respect to Threats to the Peace, Breaches of the Peace, and Acts of Aggression, articles 39-51
Chapter VIII
Regional Arrangements, articlea 52-54
Chapter IX
International Economic and Social Co-operation, articles 55-60
Chapter X
The Economic and Social Council, articles 61-72
Chapter XI
Declaration Regarding Non-Self-Governing Territories, articles 73-74
Chapter XII
International Trusteeship System, articles 75-85
Chapter XIII
The Trusteeship Council, articles 86-91

Chapter XIV
The International Court of Justice, articles 92-96

Chapter XV
The Secretariat, articles 97-101
Chapter XVI
Miscellaneous Provisions, articles 102-105
Chapter XVII
Transitional Security Arrangements, articles 106-107
Chapter XVIII
Amendments, articles 108-109
Chapter XIX
Ratification and Signature, articles 110-111

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