Senate ratifies SCO Convention against terrorism

ASTANA. December 23. KAZINFORM /Muratbek Makulbekov/ The Kazakh Senate has adopted the Law "On Ratification of the Convention of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Against Terrorism" at a plenary session today.

"This document was prepared within the framework of the Cooperation program of SCO members on combating terrorism, separatism and extremism for 2007-2009", Deputy Chairman of the National Security Committee Zhanat Zharassov said introducing the bill.

The SCO Convention against terrorism was signed in Yekaterinburg on June 16, 2009. The document is directed to effectiveness improvement of international cooperation of the SCO member states in the field of combating terrorism, its new challenges and threats.

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