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.
At a meeting of the CSTO Permanent Council, a draft Action Plan for implementing the decisions of the November session of the CSTO Collective Security Council and the priorities of Russia proposed for the period of the chairmanship was agreed12.02.2020
On February 11, this year, under the chairmanship of the Permanent and Plenipotentiary Representative of the Russian Federation Andrei Shvedov, the regular, eighth in this year meeting of the Permanent Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization was held.
The draft Action Plan for the implementation of the decisions of the November (2019) session of the CSTO Collective Security Council and the priorities proposed by the Russian Federation for the period of its chairmanship was finalized and agreed upon. The draft document is sent for approval to the Chairman of the CSTO Collective Security Council, President of the Russian Federation V. Putin.
Other issues of the Organization’s activities were considered. In particular, the CSTO Permanent Council began work on a draft Joint Statement “On Confirming Commitment to the Purposes and Principles of the UN Charter”.
The CSTO Press Secretary Vladimir Zaynetdinov