Archiv: Shanghai Cooperation Organization / Shanghaier Organisation für Zusammenarbeit (SCO / SOZ)


24.07.2019 - 08:44 [ Pepe Escobar / Asia Times ]

Iran at the center of the Eurasian riddle

(17.06.2019)

The SCO is bound to significantly expand by 2020, with possible full membership for both Turkey and Iran. It will then feature all major players of Eurasia integration. Considering the current incandescence in the geopolitical chessboard, it’s hardly an accident a crucial protagonist in Bishkek was the ‘observer’ state Iran.

24.07.2019 - 08:18 [ KBS.co.kr ]

Russland führte nach eigenen Angaben ersten Luftüberwachungseinsatz mit China in Asien-Pazifik-Region durch

Die strategischen Bomber des Typs Tu-95MS und zwei chinesische strategische Bomber des Typs H6-K seien eine geplante Route über neutralem Gewässer im Ostmeer und Ostchinesischen Meer abgeflogen, hieß es in einer Presseerklärung des Ministeriums.

24.07.2019 - 08:04 [ Yonhap ]

U.S. voices strong support for S. Korea, Japan after ‚airspace incursions‘ by Russia, China

„The United States strongly supports our ROK and Japanese allies and their responses to airspace incursions by Chinese and Russian aircraft,“ Pentagon spokesman Lt. Col. Dave Eastburn said in response to a query from Yonhap News Agency, referring to South Korea by its official name, the Republic of Korea.

24.07.2019 - 07:52 [ KBS.co.kr ]

USA nach Luftraumverletzung durch China und Russland auf Südkoreas und Japans Seite

Japan, das Anspruch auf Dokdo erhebt, ließ ebenfalls Kampfjets aufsteigen und spricht von einer Verletzung seines Luftraums.

Der Pentagon-Sprecher ließ mit seiner Formulierung offen, wessen Luftraum verletzt worden war.

24.07.2019 - 07:46 [ CNN ]

Putin and Xi test a budding military alliance in the Pacific — and step up confrontation

Moscow and Beijing have been steadily ramping up what he described as a „quasi-alliance,“ said Artyom Lukin, an international relations scholar at Far Eastern Federal University in Vladivostok. He described the incident as one designed to showcase their shared power, „sending a message to Tokyo, Seoul and Washington.“

„Frankly speaking, I was surprised when I read this news,“ Lukin said. „I didn’t expect this action would be so bold and provocative.“

16.06.2019 - 12:09 [ DailyPakistan.com.pk ]

PM Imran suggests SCO biggies to ditch US Dollar for trade

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan had suggested ditching US dollar, urging the member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) to finalise arrangements for trade in local currencies.

15.06.2019 - 18:25 [ Grayzone ]

US gov narrative blaming Iran for oil tanker attacks falls apart in hours

The Trump administration’s claims Iran attacked oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman were quickly debunked, with the ship’s crew saying it “was hit by a flying object.” But the US disrupted important Iranian diplomatic efforts at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

14.06.2019 - 23:32 [ Irna.ir ]

Rouhani: Enhancing Tehran- Moscow ties of significance to regional stability

In a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the 19th SCO Summit late on Friday, he added that Russia and Iran are alongside each other in the regional and international circles and implementation of economic deals between them is going ahead well.

14.06.2019 - 15:52 [ Irna.ir ]

Iran, China presidents confer on issues of mutual interest

Hassan Rouhani and Xi Jinping in their meeting on Friday discussed bilateral ties as well as the latest regional and international developments.

President Rouhani was officially welcomed by Kyrgyzstan premier on Thursday when he arrived in Bishkek to attend the 19th SCO Summit.

14.06.2019 - 15:50 [ Hindustan Times ]

PM Modi at SCO Summit Live Updates: PM Modi signs documents at SCO summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met president of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev today and hold bilateral meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

14.06.2019 - 15:49 [ India Today ]

Pakistan PM Imran Khan arrives in Kyrgyzstan to attend 19th SCO meeting

Imran Khan is visiting Bishkek on 13 and 14 June, 2019, to attend the 19th Meeting of the Council of the Heads of State (CHS) of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

PM Imran Khan arrives at Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic for the 19th Meeting of the Council of the Heads of State of the SCO.

14.06.2019 - 15:41 [ Radio China ]

SCO-Gipfeltreffen: Xi Jinping betont Aufbau einer Gemeinschaft mit geteilter Zukunft für die SCO

Das 19. Gipfeltreffen der Shanghaier Organisation für Zusammenarbeit (SCO) hat am Freitag in der kirgisischen Hauptstadt Bischkek stattgefunden.

28.05.2019 - 11:24 [ The Wire ]

India Invites Eight Countries for Modi’s Swearing-In, Leaves Out Pakistan

The Indian Air Force operation inside Pakistan was also an electoral campaign issue highlighted extensively by the BJP and Modi as an achievement of a muscular security policy.

11.10.2018 - 22:50 [ Ariana News ]

Abdullah Off to Tajikistan to Attend Shanghai Summit

In a statement, CEO office said, at the sideline of the Summit, Abdullah will meet with the President of Tajikistan, Prime Ministers of Russia, China, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kirghizstan, Tajikistan, Belarus and Foreign Secretary of India.

11.06.2018 - 11:18 [ Trend.az ]

No obstacle to Iran’s SCO membership – envoy

There is no obstacle to Iran’s full membership in Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), Iranian Ambassador to China Ali Asghar Khaji told Radio Eghtesad on June 10.

Iran has officially applied for membership in SCO while it is present in the organization as an observer state, Khaji noted.

11.06.2018 - 11:16 [ Radio China ]

Xi Jinping führt Gespräch mit Irans Präsident Rouhani

Dabei wies Xi Jinping darauf hin, das umfassende Abkommen über die iranische Atomfrage sei ein wichtiges Resultat des Multilateralismus und diene einer Wahrung von Frieden und Stabilität im Nahen Osten sowie dem internationalen Atomsperrsystem. So müsse es kontinuierlich und auch tatsächlich umgesetzt werden. China plädiere immer dafür, dass internationale Kontroversen und Konflikte auf friedliche Weise beigelegt werden sollen.

06.06.2018 - 08:09 [ theHindu.com ]

China invites Iran to attend SCO summit

(28.5.2018) The invitation to Mr. Rouhani at a crucial time after the U.S. withdrew from the nuclear deal signed in 2015 between Iran, the European Union and the P5+1 group (five permanent members of the UN Security Council, plus Germany), of which China is a member.

06.06.2018 - 08:00 [ Times of India ]

Foreign secy, China minister discuss SCO meet agenda

The government said in a statement that the two sides reviewed the follow-up action on the understandings reached at the Wuhan Informal Summit and discussed the agenda for bilateral engagement in the coming months, including the preparations for the forthcoming Modi-Xi meeting at the SCO Summit in Qingdao on June 9-10, 2018.

06.06.2018 - 07:56 [ Radio China ]

Wang Yi trifft indische Außenministerin Swaraj

Dabei sagte Wang Yi, beide Länder sollten enger zusammenarbeiten und eine konstruktive Rolle bei der Förderung der Kooperationen zwischen den BRICS-Staaten und der Entwicklung der multilateralen Mechanismen wie die Shanghaier Kooperationsorganisation spielen.

05.06.2018 - 11:35 [ GlobalTimes.cn ]

Cooperation can help ease and avoid impact of US move in Iran nuclear deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is reportedly scheduled to visit China later this week to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit along with his Chinese and Russian counterparts. This event will offer a chance to promote collaboration after US President Donald Trump pulled his country out of the Iran nuclear deal.

01.06.2018 - 10:07 [ Radio China ]

Xi Jinping gratuliert zur Eröffnung des ersten SCO-Mediengipfels

Xi fügt hinzu, als eine wichtige Brücke zum Austausch und zur Zusammenarbeit zwischen allen SCO- Mitgliedern sollten Medien mit allen Kräften den Shanghai-Geists verbreiten, die pragmatische Zusammenarbeit fördern und Freundschaft zwischen den Völkern stiften.

23.05.2018 - 19:02 [ Xinhua ]

Xi fordert verstärkte SOZ-Sicherheitskooperation

Der chinesische Staatspräsident Xi Jinping traf sich am Dienstag mit den Führungen ausländischer Delegationen beim 13. Treffen der Sicherheitsratssekretäre der Shanghaier Organisation für Zusammenarbeit (SOZ) in Beijing.

Während des Treffens schlug Xi vor, dass die SOZ-Mitgliedsländer das gemeinsame, umfassende, kooperative und nachhaltige Sicherheitskonzept aufrechterhalten und ein Modell der Sicherheitspolitik fördern, das sowohl Symptome als auch Ursachen anspricht, um die SOZ-Sicherheitszusammenarbeit auf eine neue Ebene voranzutreiben.

23.04.2018 - 18:40 [ Radio China ]

Xi trifft Russlands Außenminister

Xi sagte, China und Russland sollten die führende Rolle des ranghohen Kontakts und Austausches für die bilateralen Beziehungen entfalten und gemeinsam das Völkerrecht sowie allgemein anerkannte internationale Regeln aufrechterhalten. Beijing und Moskau könnten ihre Zusammenarbeit im Rahmen der Shanghaier Organisation für Zusammenarbeit (SCO), BRICS-Staaten und der G20-Gruppe verstärken.

05.04.2018 - 14:51 [ Pepe Escobar/Asia Times ]

From Ankara to Moscow, Eurasia integration is on the move

And just like clockwork, an extra Russia-Iran integration node may be added as Tehran is expected to join the Russia-led Eurasia Economic Union (EEU) before the end of the year. The free trade EEU – now harboring Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan and Vietnam – is attracting interest from everyone from China, India and Indonesia to Serbia, Israel and South American nations. Erdogan is certainly paying attention.(…)
With the prospect of Syrian reconstruction finally at hand, Beijing will turbo-charge its plans to turn Syria into a key Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) node.

27.03.2018 - 02:08 [ Pepe Escobar/Asia Times ]

Will the Putin-Xi era supersede the Western liberal (dis)order?

The strengthening of what should be viewed as the Putin-Xi era could not but render Western liberals – and neoliberals – absolutely livid.
Capitalist interests have always believed their own propaganda narrative, which directly links capitalist expansion with the inevitable spread of democracy.
Critical thinking is, at last, debunking it as a grand illusion.