Iran has been granted full membership in the United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR), which is mandated to assess and report levels and effects of exposure to ionizing radiation.
A group of Iranian lawmakers called on the administration of President Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi to activate economic diplomacy and make plans to derive the maximum benefit from country’s membership of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).
President Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi said on Saturday the approval of Iran’s permanent membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) is a “diplomatic achievement,” calling on the Foreign Ministry and other relevant ministries to take this new opportunity to connect to major Asian economic resources.
Although the Islamic Republic of Iran is an observer member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), the promotion of its status to membership, which is supported by SCO member states including China and Russia, could raise the organization's authority in the Middle East.
US President Donald Trump says he is “very strongly” considering NATO membership for Brazil or some other formal alliance with the Latin American country as he hosts his far-right counterpart in Washington.