In a conversation with my friend & colleague, Mr. Patrushev, SC of #Russia's Secretary, we examined the developments in , & PG. Fortunately, the political obstacles to #Iran's membership in the #ShanghaiCO have been removed & Iran's membership will be finalized.
#Iran president Raisi is expected to attend upcoming Shanghai Cooperation Organization annual summit in Tajikistan mid-September ۲۰۲۱. As of ۲۰۰۵, Iran has had an observor status in the SCO, but is expected to become a permanent member per #Russia’s request. #ShanghaiCO