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15 September 2022, 11:42

Iran signs memorandum to join Shanghai Cooperation Organization

MINSK, 15 September (BelTA) - Iran signed a memorandum of commitments to join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on 15 September, TASS reports.

"Iran signed a memorandum of commitment for its permanent membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO)," the press service of the SCO summit said in a statement. It is specified that the document was signed by the Iranian foreign minister and the SCO secretary general.

As BelTA reported earlier, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko headed to Uzbekistan on a working visit for a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on 15-16 September. The Belarusian head of state is expected to make a speech at an extended-participation session of the SCO Heads of State Council on 16 September. Aleksandr Lukashenko will outline priorities of Belarus' interaction within the framework of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization.

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