Conferences and Seminars

31.05.2018
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The Meeting of the Legal Experts of the SCO Member States Took Place

The delegation of the Executive Committee of the SCO RATS, headed by Deputy Director Mr. Mukashev, took part in the meeting of the Group of Legal Experts of the SCO Member States under the chairmanship of the Kyrgyz Republic from May 23 to May 25, 2018 in Islamabad, Islamic Republic of Pakistan (IRP).

At the opening ceremony, the First Deputy Foreign Minister of Pakistan Ms Tеhmina Janjua welcomed the participants, briefed them on the measures taken and the experience of the competent authorities of the IRP on countering terrorism. She stressed the important role of the SCO RATS in consolidating and coordinating the efforts of the competent bodies of the SCO member states in the field of combating terrorism, separatism and extremism and assured the participants that the experience of the Pakistani competent authorities in this area will strengthen regional security in the “Shanghai space”.

During the meeting, the parties discussed the draft agenda and documents submitted for consideration to the 33rd Meeting of the SCO RATS Council. Representatives of the National Counter Terrorism Authority of Pakistan (NACTA) made a presentation of the activities of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in the field of combating terrorism.

The meeting was held in a friendly and business-like atmosphere, in the atmosphere of the “Shanghai spirit” and constructive dialogue.