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29 May 2014
Resolution 2155 (South Sudan) S/RES/2155

The UN Security Council adopted Resolution 2156 on 29 May, extending the mandate of the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) to 30 November 2014 and authorizing UNMISS to use "all necessary means" to protect civilians. The resolution also notes that the government of South Sudan bears "the primary responsibility to protect civilians within its territory and subject to its jurisdiction, including from potential crimes against humanity and war crimes."