Patrushev suggested to create a universal SCO center for combating threats

Патрушев предложил создать универсальный центр ШОС по борьбе с угрозами

The Secretary of security Council of Russia Nikolai Patrushev offered to create a one-stop center to combat global threats, reports TASS.

“In the conditions of growing global security threats, and the increasing interrelatedness of countries – members of SCO, as ever, the task of creating on the basis of the rats (Regional antiterrorist structure) universal center for countering new challenges and threats”, – said Patrushev at the meeting of secretaries of the security Council of countries – members of SCO in Bishkek.

In his opinion, part of it could be the anti-drug centre, to create which in Dushanbe suggested earlier in Tajikistan. “This option would solve all related financial, organizational and technical issues,” – said the Secretary of the security Council.

Earlier it was reported that the SCO countries intend to implement a joint program for combating terrorism.

The next meeting of secretaries of the security Council of SCO countries to be held in 2020 in Russia.