Military Committee

The Military Committee was established at the Council of Ministers of Defense of the Collective Security Treaty Organization in accordance with clause 15 of the Regulations on the Council of Ministers of Defense of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, approved by the Decision of the Collective Security Council April 28, 2003, in order to expeditiously consider the issues of planning and use of forces and means of the collective security system of the Collective Security Treaty Organization. pretensioners (hereinafter - the Collective Security Treaty Organization or the Organization) and prepare the necessary proposals QS.

General management of the Military Committee is carried out by the Council of Foreign Ministers.

In its activities, the Military Committee is guided by generally recognized principles and norms of international law, the Collective Security Treaty of May 15, 1992, the Charter of the CSTO of October 7, 2002, decisions of the Collective Security Council of the CSTO, the Council of Ministers of Defense and other regulatory acts governing the activities of the Organization, bilateral and multilateral international agreements on cooperation in the military sphere, of which the CSTO member states are parties.

Composition of the Military Committee

The members of the Military Committee are the Chiefs of the General Staffs of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation, the Republic of Tajikistan, the First Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Chief of the CSTO Joint Staff.

The Military Committee is headed by the Chairman of the Military Committee - the Chief of the General Staff (First Deputy Chief of the General Staff) of the armed forces of a member of the Organization presiding over the CSTO Collective Security Council, unless the Military Committee decides otherwise.

The composition of the Military Committee includes (as of 1.06.2018)

Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia major general Davtyan Artak Matevosovich

Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces First Deputy Minister of Defense of the Republic of Belarus major general Belokonev Oleg Alexeyevich

First Deputy Minister of Defense Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan lieutenant general Maykeev Murat Zhalelovich

First Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Kyrgyz Republic the colonel Orosmatov Kubanychbek Apazovich

Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation - First Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation Army General Gerasimov Valery Vasilevich

Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces First Deputy Minister of Defense of the Republic of Tajikistan lieutenant general Sobirzoda Emomali Abdurahim

Chief of the Joint Staff of the Collective Security Treaty Organization colonel general Sidorov Anatoly Alexeyevich