China congratulates Iran on upcoming SCO full membership

0
47
China congratulates Iran on its upcoming Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) full membership.
Xi said on Friday that China is willing to strengthen coordination and cooperation within the SCO framework.
The Chinese president stressed that China supports Iran in safeguarding its national sovereignty and national dignity.
He added that his country was willing to work with Iran to uphold the principle of non-interference in internal affairs and safeguard the common interests of developing countries.
Xi pointed out that China and Iran enjoy a longstanding friendship and that their relations have stood the test of a changing international landscape.
Earlier, the Iranian foreign minister said Iran has signed a Memorandum of Obligations to become a permanent member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), a central Asian security body.
The minister said in a statement that by signing the document for full membership of the SCO, Iran has entered a new stage of various economic, commercial, transit and energy cooperation.
The statement came as leaders from China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan headed to the latter’s city of Samarkand for a summit of the eight-member SCO.
SCO a security group formed by Beijing and Moscow as a counterweight to United States influence.(Xinhua/NAN)

Watch Leakblast TV channel from around the world

Call Us: +234(0)8170989130

Get us on Whatsapp: +234(0)8170989137

SUPPORT LEAKBLAST JOURNALISM OF INTEGRITY AND CREDIBILITY

Good  journalism costs a lot of money.

For continued free access to the best investigative journalism in the country we ask you to consider making a modest support to this noble Endeavor.

By contributing to LeakBlast, you are helping to sustain a journalism of relevance and ensuring it remains free and available to all.

Support LeakBlast

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here