↑ 6.06.1Egypt and Syria were original Members of the United Nations from 24 October 1945. Following a plebiscite (vote) on 21 February1958, Egypt and Syria joined together as the United Arab Republic . On 13 October1961, Syria, became an independent country, resumed its separate membership in the United Nations. On 2 September1971, the United Arab Republic changed its name to the Arab Republic of Egypt.
↑On 20 January1965, Indonesia said it was leaving the United Nations “at this stage and under the present circumstances”. On 19 September1966, decided "to resume full cooperation with the United Nations and to resume participation (start joining) in its activities". On 28 September1966, the General Assembly invited Indonesia to take its seats in the Assembly.
↑By resolution A/RES/47/225 of 8 April1993, "Macedonia" became a Member of the United Nations. In the United Nations Macedonia is called "The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia" because of arguments about its name.
↑On 4 February2003, the official name of Federal Republic of Yugoslavia was changed to Serbia and Montenegro. Montenegro held a referendum (vote) on 21 May2006 and declared independence from Serbia on 3 June. President of the Republic of Serbia told the Secretary-General that the membership of Serbia and Montenegro was being continued by the Republic of Serbia On 28 June2006 Montenegro became a United Nations Member State by General Assembly resolution A/RES/60/264.
↑The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia was admitted as a Member of the United Nations by General Assembly resolution A/RES/55/12 of 1 November2000. On 4 February2003 the official name of the country was changed to Serbia and Montenegro. On 3 June2006, the President of the Republic of Serbia told the Secretary-General that the membership of Serbia and Montenegro was being continued by the Republic of Serbia, after Montenegro’s declaration of independence.
↑The Republic of Slovenia was admitted as a Member of the United Nations by General Assembly resolution A/RES/46/236 of 22 May 1992.
↑Tanganyika was a Member of the United Nations from 14 December 1961 and Zanzibar was a Member from 16 December 1963. After the ratification on 26 April1964 of Articles of Union between Tanganyika and Zanzibar, the United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar continued as a single Member, changing its name to the United Republic of Tanzania on 1 November1964.