SCO braces itself for the crisis

Leonid Moiseev, Special Representative of the Russian President to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization

1948 - Born in Vladivostok
1971 - Graduates, Moscow State University of International Relations
1973 - Member, Soviet Diplomatic Service
1994 - First deputy director, first asian directorate, Russian Foreign Ministry
1997 - Director, First Asian Directorate, Russian Foreign Ministry
2001 - Russian ambassador to Australia
2001 - Collegium member, Russian Foreign Ministry
2006 - Special representative of the Russian president to the Shanghai Co-operation Organisation

Today’s program concerns what the Western media often calls the “Anti-NATO”. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization is holding its ninth summit in Yekaterinburg on June 15 and 16. SCO leaders are expected to discuss countermeasures for tackling the financial crisis as well as expanding the inter-member cooperation. Does it pose any threat to anybody including NATO? We will be talking about it with Leonid Moiseev, Special Representative of the Russian President to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization.