Iran and SCO

Iran ratifies SCO membership

Iran ratifies SCO membership

The Iranian Majlis ratifies a bill on the country's entry into the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, 205 deputies of parliament voted for the adoption of the document. As Aboulfazl Amui, head of the National Security and Foreign …

Putin: Russia stands for early inclusion of Iran in SCO

Putin: Russia stands for early inclusion of Iran in SCO

Iran's accession to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will have a positive impact on the organization’s work given the important role of this country in the world, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the SCO summit on …

Iran signs memorandum on accession to SCO

Iran signs memorandum on accession to SCO

Iran signed a memorandum of commitment for its permanent membership in the powerful regional grouping the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO). Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian announced late Wednesday that he signed …

Summit in Uzbekistan to open new page in SCO success story

Summit in Uzbekistan to open new page in SCO success story

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s coming summit in Samarkand would open a new page in its success story, Uzbekistan’s President Shavkat Mirziyoyev said on Monday. "There is no doubt that this legendary city would …

Lavrov: Iran ready to become SCO member

Lavrov: Iran ready to become SCO member

Iran now fully matches the criteria of Shanghai Cooperation Organization membership, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following a meeting of the SCO foreign ministers. "Iran is next in line (for SCO …

Iran between SCO and Silk Road

Iran between SCO and Silk Road

If Iran doesn't get into the first wave of expansion, it will be able to join the SCO only after 2020

 Lavrov: Iran may join SCO

Lavrov: Iran may join SCO

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov plans to raise the question of Iran’s accession to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) during the upcoming SCO foreign ministerial meeting, Russian Presidential Envoy for the …

Lifting of sanctions to pave Iran’s path to SCO

Lifting of sanctions to pave Iran’s path to SCO

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will consider Iran's membership request right after the UN Security Council lifts sanctions from Iran, the SCO Secretary General, Dmitry Mezentsev, said in an …