China has decided to allocate to States of the Shanghai cooperation organization $ 5 billion to Finance joint projects. This was stated by the President of China XI Jinping in Dushanbe at the meeting of the Council of the SCO, reports ITAR-TASS. We are talking about economic cooperation Fund "China-Eurasia", the initial capital of which amounts to a billion dollars.
In 2012, China announced the creation of the SCO development Bank with an authorized capital of $ 10 billion. But in the end to agree on funding the organization failed, primarily because of the unwillingness of Russia to bear the costs.
Collective lending mechanism within the organization is not yet available, but China is actively lending to other States of the organization directly. A large part of the loans are mainly commodity countries, they bought Chinese equipment and other goods.
The Shanghai cooperation organization (SCO), a regional international organization founded in 2001 by the leaders of China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. Observers in the block are Iran, India and Mongolia.
The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine sent the Russian foreign Ministry protest note in connection with the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Crimea. The Department considered the visit by the Russian delegation as "a flagrant violation of state sovereignty and territorial integrity."
Chief editor of the Ukrainian Internet-editions "Strenia" Igor Guzhva was detained on 22 June in Kiev on suspicion in receiving a bribe, detained for two months. The journalist entrusted with additional responsibilities in particular he must hand over the documents, allowing to travel abroad.
The Israeli air force attacked the positions of Syrian troops after a government-controlled part of the Golan heights exploded shells, who arrived from Syria. According to the statement of the army, was attacked by two tanks of the Syrian government forces and the place from where rockets were fired.