On 16 February 2024, the CSTO Secretary General Imangali Tasmagambetov met with the Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Murat Nurtleu in Astana. The parties exchanged views on the forthcoming events planned within the framework of Kazakhstan's chairmanship of the CSTO this year.
On 14 February 2024, the CSTO Secretariat hosted an educational seminar (coaching session) on the theme: "Topical issues of Eurasian security", which was attended by heads of departments and experts of the CSTO Secretariat, representatives of the scientific community, as well as students and postgraduates of political science departments of leading Russian universities, including winners of the A.E. Snesarev Prize in Geopolitics and Military Science.
On 14 February 2024, Chief of the Joint Staff of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, Colonel-General Andrei Nikolayevich Serdyukov, held a briefing on the subject: "Main tasks of joint training of the CSTO collective security system's command and control bodies and formations of forces and means for 2024". Representatives of the press services of the defense departments and mass media of the CSTO member states took part in the event via videoconferencing.
On 7 February, participants in a meeting of the chairmen of the committees (commissions) of the parliaments of the CSTO member states, with jurisdiction over international relations, defense and security issues visited the CSTO Joint Staff.
On 7 February, the CSTO Secretary General Imangali Tasmagambetov met with the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
The President of the Republic of Kazakhstan had a meeting with the CSTO Secretary General10.10.2022
On October 10, 2022, in Astana, the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev met with the Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Stanislav Zas, who was on a working visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The CSTO Secretary General briefed the President of Kazakhstan on preparations for the upcoming meetings of the Organization's statutory bodies and the session of the Collective Security Council, which are scheduled to take place in November this year in the Republic of Armenia. Stanislav Zas reported to the head of the Kazakhstani state on the implementation of a number of individual instructions of the CSTO Collective Security Council.
During the meeting, K.-J. Tokayev and S. Zas discussed in detail the situation in the CSTO area of responsibility, including special attention to the situation in the Central Asian region.
The President of the Republic of Kazakhstan awarded the CSTO Secretary General the Order "Dostyk" ("Friendship") II degree for services in strengthening peace, friendship and cooperation between peoples.
The CSTO Press Secretary Vladimir Zaynetdinov