In accordance with the Plan for joint training of command bodies and formations of the forces and means of the CSTO collective security system for 2022, a set of measures was taken to improve the readiness of special forces formations that are part of the CSTO Collective Rapid Reaction Forces (CSTO CRRF formations of special forces) for use as intended.
During the period from 2 to 5 August of this year, on the territory of the Kyrgyz Republic, tactical and special trainings with special units belonging to the CSTO CRRF formations of special forces under the code name "Cobalt-2022" were conducted in two stages.22».
The CSTO Secretariat is concerned by the information about the armed clashes that took place in Nagorno-Karabakh and resulted in human casualties. I express my deep condolences to the families and friends of the fallen servicemen. We urge the parties to the conflict to refrain from the use of force and to use only diplomatic methods to overcome their differences.
On August 3, 2022 in the Kyrgyz Republic, at the “Edelweiss” training range in Balykchy, the opening ceremony of the tactical and special training "Cobalt-2022" with the special forces formations included in the CSTO Collective Rapid Reaction Forces (CRRF) took place.
On August 2-5, this year, in the territory of the Kyrgyz Republic, in accordance with the Plan of joint training of the forces and means of the CSTO collective security system, a tactical and special training with the formations of special forces included in the CSTO Collective Rapid Reaction Forces (CSTO CRRF formations of special forces) will take place.
The Collective Security Treaty is 30 years old. The CSTO is 20!15.05.2022
Today marks the 30th anniversary of the signing of the Collective Security Treaty and the 20th anniversary of the creation of the Collective Security Treaty Organization.
The Collective Security Treaty (CST) was signed on May 15, 1992, in Tashkent. On May 14, 2002, at the session of the Collective Security Council in Moscow it was decided to reorganize the mechanisms and cooperation structures of the CST member States into an international regional organization - the “Collective Security Treaty Organization” with relevant status. On September 18, 2003, the CSTO Charter entered into force.
The members of the Collective Security Treaty Organization are: the Republic of Armenia, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Tajikistan.
According to the Plan of events dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the signing of the Collective Security Treaty and the 20th anniversary of the Collective Security Treaty Organization and approved by the decision of the Collective Security Council, information campaign under the motto " CSTO. 30 Years - Together We are Strong!" is being held in all the CSTO member States from May 1 to May 30, 2022.
Anniversary banners placed on billboards and cityboards can be seen on the streets of the capitals of CSTO member States, as well as in Almaty and St. Petersburg. Information videos are also broadcast on online monitors in cars and subway stations in Minsk, Almaty, Moscow, St. Petersburg, and at airports in Minsk, Moscow (Vnukovo, Terminal A, Domodedovo, Sheremetyevo) and St. Petersburg (Pulkovo).
On Tverskoy Boulevard in Moscow there is a photo exhibition "CSTO. 30 Years - Together We are Strong" was opened on Tverskoy Boulevard in Moscow. From May 16 to 30, 2022, its exposition will continue on 12 Gogolevsky Boulevard
Another thematic exhibition, prepared by the MIA "Rossia-Today" for the CSTO anniversary, can be seen in Moscow on Zubovsky Boulevard, 4, from May 14 to 30, 2022.
The CSTO Press Secretary Vladimir Zaynetdinov