Russia, Iran and China begin security talks

Meeting of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation comes ahead of withdrawal of Western forces from Afghanistan.

    Leaders from the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation are meeting in Tajikistan's capital, Dushanbe, for a regional security summit.

    The meeting of the group, which includes Russia, China, and Iran, comes before a planned drawdown of foreign forces in Afganistan later this year.

    Al Jazeera's Nidhi Dutt reports from Dushanbe.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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