original Charter. By GeneralAssemblyResolution 1991 A and B
(XVIII) of 17 December 1963, the number of members in the Security
Council and ECOSOC was increased from 11 to 15 and from 18 to 27
respectively. This resolution entered into force on 30 August 1965.
At first, the alteration of Article 109 Paragraph 1 was overlooked.
This paragraph was later amended by GeneralAssemblyResolution 201
For years, the Phnom Penh regime had not been seated in
the UN. ASEAN-sponsored GeneralAssemblyresolutions had associated the
Phnom Penh regime with the Vietnamese invasion, and steadfastly refused
to confer official legitimacy to it. Vietnam, on the other hand, was
widely considered an aggressor. Security Council action against Hanoi
and Phnom Penh had been averted only by dedicated Soviet efforts. 53 As a