On 13 November 2023, the XVI meeting of the Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization's Consultative Coordination Centre for Responding to Computer Incidents (CSTO CCC) was held in Moscow, with the participation of leading experts and representatives of the national authorized bodies for Responding to Computer Incidents of the CSTO member states.
A meeting of the CSTO Collective Security Council was held in Minsk on 23 November.
The heads of states have discussed in detail current problems of international and regional security and the main results of the activities of the CSTO during the inter-sessional period.
A meeting of the heads of the Collective Security Treaty Organization member states under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has begun in Minsk in the narrow format.
On 22 November 2023, in Minsk, a joint meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers, the Council of Defense Ministers and the Committee of Secretaries of the Security Councils of the CSTO was held. Representatives of the Republic of Armenia did not take part in the meeting.
In accordance with the Action Plan for the implementation of the decisions of the November 20-22 session of the CSTO CSC and the fulfilment of the priority areas of the Organization’s activities, two documents relevant to the stabilization of the situation in the South Caucasus have been developed so far under the chairmanship of the Republic of Belarus.
Khasan Sultonov, Permanent and Plenipotentiary Representative of the Republic of Tajikistan to the CSTO, informed the members of the Organization's Permanent Council about the situation on the Tajik-Afghan border07.07.2021
On July 7, 2021, under the chairmanship of the Permanent and Plenipotentiary Representative of the Republic of Tajikistan, Khasan Sultonov, a meeting of the Permanent Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization was held via videoconferencing with the participation of the CSTO Secretary General Stanislav Zas.
Permanent and Plenipotentiary Representative of the Republic of Tajikistan to the CSTO Kh. Sultonov informed the members of the Permanent Council of the Organization about the situation on the Tajik-Afghan border. The CSTO Permanent Council further reviewed and partially finalized drafts:
- Statement by the Permanent Representatives of CSTO member States to NATO on military activity in territories contiguous to the CSTO area of responsibility and its impact on Eurasian security;
- Statement of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Member States "On Strengthening the UN and CSTO Cooperation in the Field of Peacekeeping;
- Joint Statement of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Member States "On the 30th Anniversary of the Closure of the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site.
- Joint Statement of the Foreign Ministers of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Member States on Approaches to the Participation of Representatives of Civil Society and Non-Governmental Organizations in the OSCE Events and Draft Decision of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Collective Security Treaty Organization "On the List of Topics of Joint Statements in 2022".
The Permanent Council also considered and agreed on a CSTO CSC draft decision “On the Chairman of the CSTO Interstate Commission for Military-Economic Cooperation”. It was decided to submit it for consideration by the CSTO Ministerial Council, the Council of Ministers of Defense and the CSTO CSSC in accordance with the established procedure.
Work on these documents will continue at subsequent meetings of the CSTO Permanent Council.
The CSTO Press Secretary Vladimir Zaynetdinov