German Ambassador to the UN Christoph Heusgen, Dominican ambassador Francisco Cortorreal, South African ambassador Jerry Matthews Matjila, Indonesian ambassador Dian Triansyah Djani and Belgian ambassador Marc Pecsteen. Photo: Xinhua

Indonesia, South Africa and Dominican Republic win UN Security Council seats with old hands Germany, Belgium

There are five permanent members – the United States, Russia, China, Britain and France – while the General Assembly elects 10 other countries for two-year terms

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German Ambassador to the UN Christoph Heusgen, Dominican ambassador Francisco Cortorreal, South African ambassador Jerry Matthews Matjila, Indonesian ambassador Dian Triansyah Djani and Belgian ambassador Marc Pecsteen. Photo: Xinhua
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