First Coordination Meeting regarding Obtaining SCO Membership Held
KABUL – Headed by Deputy Foreign Minister Mr. Idrees Zaman and attended by representatives from Office of the President, the Chief Executive’s Office and the National Assembly, first coordination group meeting was held on acquiring Afghanistan’s membership at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).
Deputy Minister Zaman briefed the participants regarding the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, the process of acquiring membership and the efforts made by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for acquiring membership in the Organization. Mr. Zaman noted that acquiring membership in the SCO is a long process and added that Afghanistan has technically fulfilled all requirements thereof.
The participants of the meeting also shared their views on the process.