26 aprilie 2018

India, Pakistan Defense Ministers Take Part in SCO Meeting

thediplomat.com

On April 24, the defense ministers from the member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) – China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan – gathered in Beijing for the 15th SCO Defense Ministers’ Meeting. Notably, it was the first time India and Pakistan’s defense ministers participated as full members. The two neighbors and rivals joined the SCO last year. India-Pakistan relations, always tense, are currently in the midst of a particularly [...]