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October 23, 2019
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Pakistan granted full SCO membership

UFA: The Shanghai Cooperation Organisaiton has granted full membership status to Pakistan and India during its summit held on Friday.

But before becoming a full member of Shanghai Cooperation Organisaiton, Pakistan will need to fulfill legal and statutory requirements.

Earlier,addressing to SCO summit,  Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said SCO countries must work together eliminate their differences and resolve outstanding issues.

According Prime Minister Sharif, Pakistan’s foreign policy priority would be to build on economic relations with SCO members.

He further said SCO provided a forum to Pakistan for promoting peace in the South and Central Asian region.