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Russia, China circle wagons pulling in Iran

The Tehran Times reported last Wednesday that Moscow had conveyed to Tehran that the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) had reached a consensus on Iran’s admission as a full member of the grouping.  The secretary of Russia’s Security Council, Nikolai Patrushev, conveyed this momentous news in a call with his Iranian counterpart, Admiral Ali Shamkhani. Later, […]