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It's Official: India and Pakistan Join Shanghai Cooperation Organization
June 12, 2017
It's Official: India and Pakistan Join Shanghai Cooperation Organization
The SCO expanded for the first time since its 2001 founding.
It's Official: India and Pakistan Join Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Center of the World: This Week in Astana, Kazakhstan
June 07, 2017
Center of the World: This Week in Astana, Kazakhstan
The SCO summit, the opening of EXPO 2017 and Syrian peace talks are bringing the world to Kazakhstan.
Center of the World: This Week in Astana, Kazakhstan
SCO Set to Expand, Adding India and Pakistan
June 06, 2017
SCO Set to Expand, Adding India and Pakistan
Does it matter that two new flags will rise in Beijing?
SCO Set to Expand, Adding India and Pakistan
Behind China and Russia's 'Special Relationship'
December 07, 2016
Behind China and Russia's 'Special Relationship'
China and Russia's carefully curated relationship is increasingly having a global impact.
Behind China and Russia's 'Special Relationship'
Will Turkey Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Instead of the EU?
November 24, 2016
Will Turkey Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Instead of the EU?
Turkish President Erdogan has his eyes set on joining China and Russia's security club.
Will Turkey Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Instead of the EU?
Will India and Pakistan Cripple the SCO?
November 09, 2016
Will India and Pakistan Cripple the SCO?
Contrary to expectations, the first enlargement of the SCO since 2001 could thwart further development.
Will India and Pakistan Cripple the SCO?
China Suggests Free Trade Zone For the SCO
November 04, 2016
China Suggests Free Trade Zone For the SCO
Russia says it would be "complicated."
China Suggests Free Trade Zone For the SCO
Is SCO Expansion a Good Thing?
July 12, 2016
Is SCO Expansion a Good Thing?
"The SCO was already having difficulty crafting an identity and practical ideology with 6 member states, let alone 8."
Is SCO Expansion a Good Thing?
How Important Is China to Central Asia?
June 24, 2016
How Important Is China to Central Asia?
Putin has big Eurasian dreams and more on the SCO; recommended reads.
How Important Is China to Central Asia?
What’s Happening at the 2016 SCO Summit in Uzbekistan? Depends On Who You Ask
June 24, 2016
What’s Happening at the 2016 SCO Summit in Uzbekistan? Depends On Who You Ask
In the end, the Shanghai Spirit is still just a flimsy ghost.
What’s Happening at the 2016 SCO Summit in Uzbekistan? Depends On Who You Ask
India and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
June 19, 2016
India and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
What India's membership means for the organization as well as New Delhi.
India and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Uzbekistan Prepares for SCO Summit by Closing Its Borders
June 15, 2016
Uzbekistan Prepares for SCO Summit by Closing Its Borders
As a security measure, Uzbekistan has reportedly closed its borders with Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Turkmenistan.
Uzbekistan Prepares for SCO Summit by Closing Its Borders
Kazakhstan Takes Delivery of (Free) Russian S-300 Missile Defense Systems
June 09, 2016
Kazakhstan Takes Delivery of (Free) Russian S-300 Missile Defense Systems
Moscow has plans for a region-wide air defense system.
Kazakhstan Takes Delivery of (Free) Russian S-300 Missile Defense Systems
India and Pakistan to Join SCO, Is Iran Next?
May 26, 2016
India and Pakistan to Join SCO, Is Iran Next?
After 15 years, the group is set to expand this summer.
India and Pakistan to Join SCO, Is Iran Next?
China Pushes One Belt, One Road in Central Asia
May 24, 2016
China Pushes One Belt, One Road in Central Asia
Beijing's belt fits with Kazakhstan's sunny path, but questions remain on its compatibility with the EEU.
China Pushes One Belt, One Road in Central Asia
The Implications of Tightening Russia-Uzbekistan Ties
May 11, 2016
The Implications of Tightening Russia-Uzbekistan Ties
By improving frosty relations with Tashkent, Moscow can boost its leverage over Central Asia as a whole.
The Implications of Tightening Russia-Uzbekistan Ties
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