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 CSTO Secretary General Stanislav Zas had a meeting with Swiss Ambassador to Russia Christine Marty Lang31.05.2021
On May 31, 2021, the CSTO Secretary General Stanislav Zas received Swiss Ambassador to the Russian Federation Christine Marty Lang, who has recently started her work in Moscow.
Upon the Ambassador's request, the CSTO Secretary General shared his assessments of the situation in the East European, Caucasus and Central Asian regions of CSTO collective security and the measures undertaken by the CSTO to prevent and resolve conflict situations, combat modern challenges and threats. The CSTO cooperation with such international organizations as the UN, the OSCE, the CIS and the SCO was also noted.
The importance of consolidating the efforts of the world community to strengthen international peace and security and to counter terrorism, drug trafficking, and information technology crimes was emphasized.
The readiness for further contacts in order to continue the exchange of views on issues of mutual interest was expressed.
The CSTO Press Secretary Vladimir Zaynetdinov