On October 12–13, 2018, a visiting session of the Coordination Meeting of the chairmen of defense and security committees of the CSTO member states under the CSTO PA Council was held in Cholpon-Ata
In Cholpon-Ata, a retreat was held at the Coordination Meeting of the chairmen of the defense and security committees (commissions) of the parliaments of the CSTO member states under the PA CSTO Council.
The meeting was chaired by the Chairman of the Coordination Meeting, the Chairman of the Committee of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation on Defense, Vladimir Shamanov.
The parliamentarians heard and discussed the report of the Deputy Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, Piotr Tsikhanouski, “Military Cooperation of the CSTO Member States: Status and Prospects for Development” and information from the consultant of the Department of Political Cooperation of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Secretariat, Alexander Vinidiktov CSTO format.
The meeting heard a report by the Chairman of the CSTO Parliamentary Assembly Standing Committee on Defense and Security, Vice-Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Security and Anti-Corruption of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Anatoly Vyborny on the results of the exit meeting of the CSTO Parliamentary Assembly on Defense and Security and parliamentary monitoring of military issues Political Situation in the East European Collective Security Region B (23–24 May 2018, Brest, Republic of Belarus).
The Deputy Chairman of the State Committee for National Security of the Kyrgyz Republic, Asylbek Kozhobekov, informed the meeting participants about the state of ensuring national security in the Kyrgyz Republic and countering new challenges and threats.
Member of the Majilis Committee of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan for International Affairs, Defense and Security Abay Tasbulatov informed the participants about the progress in the implementation of the priorities of the Republic of Kazakhstan during the chairmanship of the Collective Security Treaty Organization.
Chief of the Joint Staff of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Anatoly Sidorov reported on command and staff exercises with military contingents of the Collective Operational Response Forces of the CSTO "Cooperation-2018" (within the framework of the joint operational-strategic exercise "Combat Brotherhood-2018").
Members of the Coordination Meeting visited the testing center of JSC Ulan in Karakol, took part as observers at a command and staff exercise with military contingents of the Collective Operational Response Forces of the CSTO “Cooperation-2018” (as part of the joint operational-strategic exercise “Combat fraternity - 2018 ") in the center of combat training" Edelweiss "of Balykchy and met with the leadership of the exercises.