China Holds Shanghai Cooperation Organization Meeting Opposite G7 Summit

China Holds Shanghai Cooperation Organization Meeting Opposite G7 Summit, by John Hayward.

While President Donald Trump and Western leaders attend an exceptionally tense G7 summit in Quebec this weekend, Chinese President Xi Jinping and visiting Russian President Vladimir Putin will be at the annual Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in China.

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that he is “excited to lead the Indian delegation for our first-ever meeting of the Council as a full member.” … The other new member state this year is Pakistan.

hat-tip Stephen Neil