"As of three days ago, Linus told me that he knows of no substantial code in his Linux kernel source tree which could possibly be subject to ownership claims by The SCO
But if the SCO
people are not dummies, then why exactly have they taken on, simultaneously, the combined might of IBM and tens of millions of IT professionals who are passionately committed to the idea of a free, open source operating system?
In June last year China successfully held the Shanghai Cooperation Organization(SCO) Qingdao Summit, during which President Xi Jinping put forward a new vision on development, safety, cooperation, civilization and global governance and summarized the basic connotation of a new type of international relations, charting the course for the SCO
Addressing the 19th meeting of the SCO
Council of Heads of State in Bishkek, the prime minister suggested the reinforcement of the SCO
's vision of cooperation rejecting the confrontation and to advance the imperatives of peaceful co-existence at the regional and international levels.
Kyrgyzstan handed over chairmanship over the SCO
State Radio reported that a range of decisions will be approved by the leaders of states, besides signing of agreements to intensify cooperation in diverse fields at the SCO
'We are glad that the calls for restraint from the SCO
member States were responded positively,' he said here at a news conference, while commenting on Indo-Pak tension.
"Today both states are an integral part of the SCO
. If some experts and scholars in their analysis try to separate these two countries from the SCO
, they will be mistaken," he told Global Times in an interview published on Monday.
The 18th SCO Summit held in the coastal city of Qingdao in Shandong province of China in mid-June ended on a promising note with all the member states including Pakistan and India, who were new additions to the organization, unanimously reiterating to uphold the SCO
spirit besides re-endorsing the fulfillment of its stated objectives.
The SCO-RATS, based in Tashkent, was established by the member states of the SCO
in 2001 to combat terrorism, separatism and extremism.
Inaugurating the conference, Tehmina said the SCO
holds special significance for Pakistan.
Nasser Janjua will represent Pakistan in the meeting which will focus on issues including the regional security situation and priority of security cooperation among the SCO
A statement issued by the Foreign Office (FO) on Tuesday stated, This is the first ever SCO meeting being held in Pakistan since the country has become a member of the SCO
in June 2017.
summit will strengthen cooperation in various fields and identify new areas for cooperation," Hajiyev said.