Iran and SCO

Lavrov: Iran ready to become SCO member

Iran now fully matches the criteria of Shanghai Cooperation Organization membership, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following a meeting of the SCO foreign ministers. "Iran is next in line (for SCO …

 Lavrov: Iran may join SCO

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov plans to raise the question of Iran’s accession to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) during the upcoming SCO foreign ministerial meeting, Russian Presidential Envoy for the …

Lifting of sanctions to pave Iran’s path to SCO

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will consider Iran's membership request right after the UN Security Council lifts sanctions from Iran, the SCO Secretary General, Dmitry Mezentsev, said in an …