The XIX meeting of the Interstate Commission on Military-Economic Cooperation of the Collective Security Treaty Organization will be held on September 9, 2021 in Minsk
The Commission meeting will be chaired by Yuri Borisov, the Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation and Chairman of the Interstate Commission on Military-Economic Cooperation. The CSTO Deputy Secretary General Valery Semerikov will take part in the meeting.
The draft Agenda of the meeting includes consideration of the implementation of the Commission's decisions taken at its meeting in November last year, as well as the implementation of the measures adopted in 2016 of the Program of Military-Economic Cooperation of the CSTO member States.
It is also planned to discuss the results of the work of the national parts of the Commission to create a system for cataloguing supplies of the armed forces, mutual protection of rights to the results of intellectual activity, obtained and used in the course of military-economic cooperation, the development of cooperative ties of enterprises and organizations of the Organization’s member States.
On the preceding two days - September 7 and 8 - a meeting of the Working Group on Military-Economic Cooperation under the Chairman of the Interstate Commission on Military-Economic Cooperation with the participation of experts of the Organization's member States will take place in order to finalize the documents to be submitted for consideration at the Commission's plenary meeting on September 9.
The Interstate Commission for Military-Economic Cooperation of the CSTO was established by the decision of the CSTO Collective Security Council of June 23, 2005. года.
One of the main functions of the Commission is to develop recommendations and make decisions to ensure multilateral military-economic (technical) cooperation in priority areas of interaction. These include the development and implementation of long-term programs for military-economic (technical) cooperation, maintaining specialization and cooperation in the production of military products, creating joint ventures (organizations) to develop, produce, modernize, repair, and recycle military products, and conducting joint research and development work to develop and modernize military products.
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