New Delhi: India will chair the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to be held next month. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will preside over this important meeting. Apart from PM Modi, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Foreign Secretary Harsh Shringla will also attend this meeting. During this, it is possible to discuss important issues like maritime security, UN peacekeeping and anti-terrorism topics.
PM Modi will chair the joint council meetings virtually through the medium. While External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Foreign Secretary Shringla will go to New York. India is a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council for two years till the year 2022.
Jaishankar is leading India in the SCO Foreign Ministers’ meeting today
Foreign ministers of India, China, Pakistan and five other member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) began a crucial meeting of the grouping in Dushanbe on Wednesday, focusing on the evolving situation in Afghanistan. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is leading India in the SCO Foreign Ministers’ Meeting.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood attended the meeting. India and Pakistan became permanent members of SCO in the year 2017. Apart from India and Pakistan, the eight-member SCO includes Russia, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. The SCO was established in 2001 at a summit in Shanghai by the presidents of Russia, China, the Kyrgyz Republic, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
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