SCO Summit in Dushanbe: India, Iran, Pakistan and Mongolia NOW joining China & Russia

Presidential Palace (Dushanbe, Tajikistan) / Photo by Francescodeeccher / Wiki Commons *

Presidential Palace (Dushanbe, Tajikistan) / Photo by Francescodeeccher / Wiki Commons *

With a population of 779,000, Dushanbe, Tajikistan, is currently hosting the 13th annual summit of heads of state of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO).

¨Current members of the organization are China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan while India, Iran, Pakistan and Mongolia are due to become a full member at the summit by upgrading their “observer member” status.¨ (1)

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