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Iran becomes full member of Shanghai Cooperation Organization

Headlines 16:23 17 Sep, 2021

Iran was officially admitted as a full member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on Friday

Iran becomes full member of Shanghai Cooperation Organization

Iran was officially admitted as a full member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on Friday, Qazet.az reports citing Tehran Times.

The decision to admit Iran as a full member was declared in the 21th summit of the SCO leaders in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

So far Iran was an observer member of the organization.

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted Iran’s full membership.