China to host 2018 Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit
The 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO-2018) will be hosted by China in the city of Qingdao in June, 2018. China had taken over the rotating chair of SCO after the17th SCO summit 2017, which was held in Astana, Kazakhstan in June 2017. The SCO is consists of China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, India and Pakistan. The SCO focuses on security- related issues of the region especially on counter terrorism cooperation.
Category: Summits and Conferences
Topics: Foreign relations • International Relations • Kazakhstan • Landlocked countries • Member states of the Commonwealth of Independent States • Member states of the United Nations • Politics by country • SCO summit • Shanghai Cooperation Organisation • United Nations General Assembly observers • Uzbekistan