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)
Map of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. / Wikimedia Commons *
“…the members of the SCO are suspicious that globalisation is a ruse to bring forth a one-world currency, a one-world central bank and a one-world government under the control of the global elite.”
Thanong Khanthong, Managing Editor of Thailand’s “The Nation”