President Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos Jr. called. to the United Nations (UN) to support the Philippines’ campaign to join the Security Council.
“My country’s experiences in building peace and forging new paths of cooperation can enrich the work of the Security Council,” Marcos told the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday (Manila time).
“To this end, I appeal for the valuable support of all UN Member States for the Philippines’ candidature to the Security Council for the term 2027-2028,” hirit ng Pangulo.
The Security Council consists of 15 members who are responsible for maintaining international peace and security.
Its five permanent members are China, France, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom, and the United States. The other members are Albania, Brazil, Gabon, Ghana, India, Ireland, Kenya, Mexico, Norway, and the United Arab Emirates.