|Rouhani to visit Tajikistan in September||
TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to visit Tajikistan in September, the Asia-Plus news agency reported on Sunday.
Rouhani will travel to Tajikistan to attend a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), which will take place in Dushanbe on September 12 and 13.
The visit is expected to result in the signing of a number of cooperation agreements, according to Asia-Plus.
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization or SCO is a Eurasian political, economic, and military organization which was founded in 2001 in Shanghai by the leaders of China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan.
The Organization currently has six full members. Iran, Mongolia, Pakistan, and India are observer states and SCO’s dialogue partners include Belarus, Sri Lanka, and Turkey.
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