Tehran (IP) - Iran is finally recognized as the main member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization after 18 years.

The joining of the ninth member of this regional organization was formalized by hoisting the Iranian flag after going through various stages and approving 49 documents.
Iran became a member of this Asian economic, political, and security club when the administration of "Ebrahim Raisi" came to power with the slogan of strengthening neighborhood diplomacy and looking to the east.