United Nations Security Council Resolution 167
Adopted by the Security Council at its 971th meeting, by 9 votes to 1, with 1 abstention (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics), on 25 October 1961
The Security Council,
Having examined the application of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania,
Recommends to the General Assembly that the Islami Republic of Mauritania be admitted to membership in the United Nations.