The 23rd meeting of the Military Committee on military cooperation development among the CSTO member states under the supervision of the Chairman of the Military Committee, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation - First Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, Army General Valery Gerasimov, took place today via videoconferencing.


From April 8 to 11, 2024, the XXI International Seminar-Meeting on Combined Martial Arts with the heads of combat and physical training of the security ministries and agencies of the CSTO member states took place at the Park Hotel "Horizon", Odintsovo District, Moscow Region.

The event was addressed by Gennady Troislit, the Deputy Head of the Organizational and Planning Department of the CSTO Secretariat, and Oleg Ufimtsev, the President of the Russian Federation of Combined Martial Arts.

CSTO Deputy Secretary General Valery Semerikov goes to the UN headquarters in New York to participate in the high-level counter-terrorism conference and to meet with the leadership of the UN Secretariat for peacekeeping


    From 26 to 30 June 2018, CSTO Deputy Secretary General Valery Semerikov, at the invitation of UN Deputy Secretary General Vladimir Voronkov, will pay a working visit to New York and take part in a high-level conference organized by the UN Secretary-General with the participation of the heads of counter-terrorism agencies of the UN member states.

  During his work in New York, Valery Semerikov will also hold business meetings with the UN Under-Secretary-General, the Head of the Counter-Terrorism Directorate, Vladimir Voronkov, and the Assistant UN Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, Bint Keita.

   Relying on the positive results of the cooperation of the CSTO and the UN in the field of counter-terrorism and peacekeeping activities, the main efforts during Valery Semerikov’s visit to the UN headquarters will focus on discussing the main directions of further strengthening the interaction of international organizations in the fight against terrorism and on issues of joint practical implementation of the Roadmap “Formation of conditions for the use of the CSTO peacekeeping potential in the interests of the UN’s global peacekeeping activities (on The period 2018-2020.) ".

   In addition, during the visit, it is planned to further discuss and coordinate with the relevant officials of the UN Secretariat a draft Memorandum of Understanding between the CSTO Secretariat and the UN Counter-Terrorism Office created in October 2017.
 CSTO spokesman Vladimir Zainetdinov
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