On May 16, 2024, the CSTO Secretariat hosted a round table on the theme: “Cooperation in the Information and Analytical Sphere to Address Challenges and Threats to Collective Security Predicting”, timed to coincide with the Press Day in the Republic of Belarus. The event was attended by Alexander Grinevich, Permanent and Plenipotentiary Representative of the Republic of Belarus to the CSTO, Alexander Shpakovsky, Minister Counselor of the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus to the Russian Federation, representatives of the Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies and the Belarusian media.


15 May marks the 32nd anniversary of the conclusion of the Collective Security Treaty. The document has played an important stabilizing role in the turbulent geopolitical changes in the post-Soviet space and to this day is a key element in ensuring the security of the participating states and maintaining peace and stability in the region.


On 24 April 2024, in Moscow, at the CSTO Secretariat consultations of the CSTO member states under the chairmanship of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the theme: "On topical issues of arms control, disarmament and non-proliferation" took place.

Consultations were held in Moscow on the agenda of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly



   On September 6, 2018 in Moscow in accordance with the Consultation Plan on foreign policy, security and defense issues for the second half of 2018 - first half of 2019, consultations were held on representatives of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the CSTO member states on the agenda of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly .

     The consultations were attended by   the heads of relevant departments of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, the  permanent representatives of the member states of the CSTO, representatives of the embassies of the member states of the Organization, the staff of the CSTO Secretariat.

   The participants in the consultations stated the significance and necessity of close interaction of the CSTO member states in the UN. The central place in the exchanges was occupied by the issues of practical cooperation of the delegations of the CSTO member states, their priorities during the 73rd session of the UNGA, the situation in Afghanistan, anti-terrorism and peacemaking work in the UN. In addition, they discussed the preparation of joint statements that are planned to be made at the UN General Assembly.

  In general, the exchange of opinions held at the consultations contributed to the coordination of the positions of the CSTO member states on the agenda items of the 73rd session of the UNGA. The participants in the consultations confirmed the desire to further deepen coordination and practical cooperation within the UN, including at the level of permanent representatives of the CSTO member states to the UN.




CSTO spokesman Vladimir Zainetdinov

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