On March 28, 2023, a meeting of the International Headquarters of the CSTO regional operation "Illegal" was held under the chairmanship of the Secretary of the Coordination Council of the Heads of the Competent Authorities of the CSTO Member States on Combating Illegal Migration, Lieutenant General of Police Valentina Kazakova, Head of the Main Department of the Interior Ministry of Russia.

In the period from 27 to 30 March 2023, at the Management Academy of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs, the training on management of units included in the formations of special forces of the CSTO CRRF in carrying out special operations is held for representatives of the senior staff of law enforcement agencies and special services of the CSTO member states.


The Agreement on jurisdiction and legal assistance in cases of temporary stay of formations of the collective security system on the territories of the Collective Security Treaty Organization member states entered into force and was signed by the members of the CSTO Collective Security Council in Dushanbe on September 16, 2021.

CSTO Deputy Secretary General Valery Semerikov discussed with the Assistant Secretary General of the United Nations cooperation in peacekeeping


         July 12, this year. The CSTO Secretariat hosted a meeting of the CSTO Deputy Secretary General Valery Semerikov with the Assistant Secretary General for Rule of Law and Security Institutions Alexander Zuev, during which issues of interaction between the CSTO and the UN in the peacekeeping sphere were discussed.   ZVF_6433.JPG

   ZVF_6437.JPGValery Semerikov noted the high level of cooperation between the CSTO and the UN, and expressed appreciation to the leadership and staff of the UN specialized structures for assisting in the implementation of decisions aimed at improving peacekeeping activities both in the CSTO format and under the UN auspices. He focused on the need for the speedy implementation of the proposals set forth in the Road Map “Creating the Conditions for Using the CSTO Peacekeeping Potential in the Interests of the UN Global Peacekeeping Activities”, which was prepared jointly

  ZVF_6439.JPG In turn, the Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations during the conversation also confirmed the high level of interaction between the UN and the CSTO. He expressed readiness for the further development of relations and cooperation in areas of activity of mutual interest to organizations

In conclusion, the parties agreed to continue working contacts.


CSTO spokesman Vladimir Zainetdinov

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