The 31st meeting of Council of Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization ( SCO- RATS) under the chairmanship of Vice Minister of Public Security of the People's Republic of China Mr. Li Wei, was held in Beijing on 17 September 2017."
Deputy National Security Adviser and Secretary, National Security Council Secretariat Shri R. N. Ravi represented India at the 31st meeting Council of RATS.
The meeting discussed topical issues of international and regional security as well as deepening of practical cooperation of SCO members in the fight against terrorism. Members of Council of RATS highly appreciated the leadership and contribution of Vice Minister Li Wei, who served as the Chair of Council of RATS during the past one year and welcomed Mr. Rustam Mamasadykov of Kyrgyzstan as the new Chair.
India looks forward to constructive and productive engagement in the framework of SCO-RATS to eradicate the common menace of terrorism and ensuring security of the region and the world.