A summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization was held on 14 June in Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek where they signed a declaration that included pledges to keep outer space free of an arms race.

“They (the SCO member countries) also welcome the work of the group of UN government experts ... on an international instrument to prevent an arms race in outer space,” the declaration reads.

The SCO countries also called on all parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Pr...

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