Participants of the meeting considered draft agendas of the upcoming session of the CSTO
Collective Security Council and the upcoming joint session of the CSTO
Foreign Ministers Council, the Defense Ministers Council, and the Committee of Secretaries of Security Councils.
Being offended by the indifference of the organization, Armenians again started making charges against Russia, the CSTO
and members of this organization, as well as making calls to leave this bloc.
The secretaries of the security councils of the CSTO
member states and the acting secretary general of the organization Valery Semerikov will take part in the meeting, which will be held in strict-attendance and expanded formats to discuss threats and challenges of collective security, fight against terrorism and extremism.
Mr Sherali Mirzo added that ensuring collective security within the CSTO
countries is a priority of Tajikistan's chairmanship in CSTO
"The exact date of the opening is not clear yet, but I can tell that it's really necessary, as the students are very interested in the activity of the CSTO
," said Nver Torosyan, director of the CSTO
Institute in Armenia.
the framework of CSTO
. In this context, they spoke about the issues pertinent to the works conducted since the adoption of the decision
As a result of recent media coverage of the Uzbek suspension of CSTO
membership, certain errors have been put forward as analysts tried to fathom the underlying motives for Tashkent's "sudden" decision.
The press service of the Kant Russian airbase of CSTO
reported that, Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Kyrgyzstan Almaz Orozaliyev and Acting CSTO
Secretary General Valery Semerikov opened the exercise.
PA Council approved Vice Speaker of the Parliament of Armenia Alen Simonyan as Chairman of the CSTO
PA Permanent Commission for Political Issues and International Cooperation and State Duma member Dmitry Novikov as Vice Chairman of the CSTO
PA Permanent Commission for political issues and international cooperation.
A session of the Council of Foreign Ministers (COM) of the CSTO
countries members will be held in Bishkek in late May.