Emomali Rakhmon: the SCO Expansion will Contribute to the Organizations Authority Strengthening
16.06.2009 12:24
The SCO expansion will contribute to the Organizations authority strengthening, the President of Tajikistan believes. He suggested considering the Shanghai Cooperation Organization expansion at the next summit.

The issue of the SCO expansion requires an in-depth assessment of both positive and negative consequences of such a step. I suggest considering this questions at the next summit, in order to approach to making decisions expected by the community and our partners to SCOs tenth anniversary, said the President of Tajikistan Emomali Rakhmon, speaking at the SCO summit in Yekaterinburg.

Standing for the SCO expansion, we are acting on the premise that along with solidarity and mutual support this step will demonstrate SCOs higher significance and influence in the international arena, he noted.