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.


From 1 to 23 April 2024, the Military Academy of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation hosted the regular IX Training Courses of the CSTO member states for senior staff and leading specialists of defense departments, law enforcement agencies, security council apparatuses, security agencies and special services, as well as bodies authorized to prevent and eliminate emergency situations.

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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