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Shanghai convention on cooperation and prevention of terrorism, separatism and extremism in 2010-2012

Posted by Info on 29/06/2009

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)

the Council of the SCO regional anti-terrorist agency has approved a program of cooperation to counter terrorism in 2010-2012 and a draft convention on the fight against terrorism.

“During the session, we approved a program of cooperation between the SCO’s member-countries to combat terrorism, extremism and separatism for 2010-2012. We also debated and approved a draft convention on the fight against terrorism,” Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) First Deputy Director Sergei Smirnov told journalists in Tashkent on Friday.Smirnov said that once domestic procedures are completed the draft convention on combating terrorism will be sent to heads of the SCO member countries to be considered at their regular meeting.

The 14th session of the SCO regional anti-terrorist agency involved representatives of Kazakhstan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.

The SCO regional anti-terrorist agency has compiled a list of more than 900 persons wanted by the authorities for terrorist and extremist crimes, Gulyamov said.

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