The National Security Advisors of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) met in Dushanbe, under the chairmanship of the Tajikistan and agreed to promote common objectives and further expand bilateral and regional cooperation.
The sixteenth Meeting of the Secretaries of the Security Councils of the member states was attended by National Security Advisor of Pakistan Dr. Moid Yusuf, Member of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China Zhao Kezhi, Secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation N.P. Patrushev,
Secretary of the Security Council of the Kyrgyz Republic M.M. Imankulov, Secretary of the Security Council of the Republic of Tajikistan N.R. Makhmudzoda, Deputy Secretary of the Security Council of Uzbekistan B.M. Usmanov, Adviser to the Prime Minister of the Republic of India for National Security Ajit Doval, Assistant to the President – Secretary of the Security Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan A.O. Issekeshev, SCO Secretary General V.I. Norov and Director of the Executive Committee of the SCO Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure J.F. Giyosov.
The heads of delegations were warmly received by the President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon.
SCO officials reported that the Meeting was held in traditionally friendly and constructive atmosphere and discussed issues of ensuring security and stability in the SCO space.