Effectiveness of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation is being tested. Expert on the escalation of the conflict between Kirgizstan and Tajikistan

20.09.2022, Moscow.

Vice-President of the Experimental Creative Center Foundation (Kurginyan Center) for scientific work Yuriy Byaly called the aggravation of the border conflict between Kirgizstan and Tajikistan an attempt to test the real effectiveness of the Collective Security Treaty Organization and Shanghai Cooperation Organisation on September 16 in his commentary for Rossa Primavera News Agency.

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On the results of the first day of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit

16.09.2022, Samarkand.

The 22nd summit of the Council of the Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) started on September 15 in Samarkand, the ancient city of Uzbekistan. The SCO summit will last two days, until September 16. Leaders of eight member-states are expected to attend the event: Russia, China, India, Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. Leaders of Belarus, Iran and Mongolia have arrived in Samarkand as observers. In addition, the president of Turkey, the president of Azerbaijan, the president of Turkmenistan and the prime minister of Armenia were invited to the summit as guests.

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Russian Security Council Secretary: USA studies new theater of military operations in Central Asia

23.08.2022, Tashkent.

The United States wants to study a potential theater of military operations, which is why it is interested in military exercises in Tajikistan, Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolay Patrushev said, the Argumenty i Fakty newspaper reported on August 23.

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Uzbek Foreign Ministry: Procedure of Iran’s accession to Shanghai Cooperation Organisation agreed in Tashkent

11.03.2022, Tashkent.

A draft Memorandum on Iran’s obligations to obtain the status of a Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member state was approved in Tashkent following consultations between authorized representatives of the SCO member states and Iran, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry’s press service reported March 11.

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