United Nations questions This is a list of recently added questions about United Nations. Switzerland is a member ofUnited Nations. Switzerland has been a neutral country since Vienna Congress of 1815 marking the fall of Napoleon Bonaparte. It barely joined United Nations on September 10th 2002 thanks to 52% majority vote in countrywide referendum.Created by: smyruhard 51% European UnionEuropean Union394United NationsUnited Nations4644United Nations and European UnionUnited Nations and European Union962neither United Nations nor European Unionneither United Nations nor European Union2977Switzerland riddles » Which organ of the United Nations has suspended its operations since 1994?Trusteeship Council. The UN Trusteeship Council, one of the principal organs of the United Nations, was established to help ensure that trust territories (most of them territories taken from nations defeated at the end of World War II) were administered in the best interests of their inhabitants. It became obsolete in 1994, when Palau, as the last of trust territories, gained independence.Created by: modassirhard 53% International Court of JusticeInternational Court of Justice156Economic and Social CouncilEconomic and Social Council323Trusteeship CouncilTrusteeship Council712International Court of JusticeInternational Court of Justice134 Which UN operation is considered to be the greatest failure of this organization?In 1994 in Rwanda. Slaughter of 1 million Tutsi took place in front of the peacekeeping forces, but the UN Security Council banned any intervention. Despite the dramatic appeals by UN units, their requests to authorize protection of civilians have been rejected.Created by: Nymhard 58% In 1953 in KoreaIn 1953 in Korea1988In 1964 in TurkeyIn 1964 in Turkey761In 1993 in SomaliaIn 1993 in Somalia4691In 1994 in RwandaIn 1994 in Rwanda1039320th century riddles » Where is the UN headquarters located at?In New York. The site of the United Nations Headquarters has extraterritoriality status. Journalists, when reporting from the complex, often use "United Nations" rather than "New York" as the identification of their location in recognition of the extraterritoriality.Created by: Kasiaaverage 63% in Genevain Geneva4872in New Yorkin New York14954in the Haguein the Hague1748in Strasbourgin Strasbourg1862New York riddles » Which language is not an offical UN language?German. The six official languages of the United Nations are Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, and Spanish. The fact that the UN was created by the victorious countries after WWII might have affected the selection, as neither German nor Japanese are included. Created by: Kasiavery hard 38% ChineseChinese4677FrenchFrench1594GermanGerman6512RussianRussian4145politics riddles » Play culture quiz and see all the questions.