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PRESS COMMUNIQUE OF 26th MEETING OF THE COUNCIL OF REGIONAL ANTI-TERRORIST STRUCTURE OF THE SHANGHAI COOPERATION ORGANIZATION
On April 10, 2015, the regular 26th Meeting of the Council of Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO RATS) was held in Tashkent of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Representatives of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, the Russian Federation, the People's Republic of China, the Republic of Tajikistan and the Republic of Uzbekistan attended the Meeting.
The Meeting approved the Draft 2014 Work Report of SCO RATS Council to the Head of SCO Member States Council and the Draft Cooperative Program 2016-2018 of SCO Member States on Combating Terrorism, Separatism and Extremism.
The Meeting reached agreement on issues of the drafting of legal documents for combating extremism, the holding of joint simulation exercises on combating Cyber-terrorism activities, and the hosting of the Third Conference between SCO Member States and Observer States on Combating International Terrorism and Extremism.
The Meeting adopted the Expert Working Group Plan of the Competent Authorities of SCO Member States on Coordinating the Joint Actions against Threats of Illegal Activities of Separatism and Extremism Organizations and Groups to the Security of SCO Member States.
The Meeting also approved a series of decisions regarding other areas of work of SCO RATS as well as issues concerning the organization, officials and financial affairs of SCO RATS. The Meeting spoke highly of the work of SCO RATS Executive Committee in the year of 2014.
The next Meeting of the Council of SCO RATS will be held in Tashkent of the Republic of Uzbekistan in September, 2015.
The Meeting took place in a pragmatic and constructive atmosphere.
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