Pakistan becomes full member of SCO at Astana summit- SCO gives us a powerful platform for partnerships to promote peace, build trust and spur economic development for shared prosperity
PM says "As leaders, we should leave a legacy of peace and amity for our future generations, not a toxic harvest of conflict and animosity. Instead of talking about counter-weights and containment, let us create shared spaces for all.It helps us all combat terrorism, reduce arms race, eliminate poverty, deal with natural disasters, tackle climate change and assure water security.The PM congratulated India, which also became a full member of the SCO. PM says in the coming decades, the SCO, which has emerged as a 'sheet anchor' for regional stability would serve as a strong link between Asia Pacific, East Asia, West Asia and the Atlantic region.
PM met with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Afghan president Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of the SCO, PM discussed with them matters of mutual interest and cooperation in different areas.
Host : Saeed Akhtar
Co-Host : Ahmad Latif
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Ret.Commodore Dr.Azhar Ahmad (Security Expert )