Imangali Tasmagambetov, the Collective Security Treaty Organization Secretary General, told BELTA news agency correspondent whether the CSTO sought to become a counterweight to NATO, the situation in the East European region of collective security, the role of Belarus in the organization, and what initiative of the President of Belarus had become important and timely for the CSTO.


From 17 to 28 June 2024, at the Academy of Management of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation for representatives of senior staff of foreign states, a special two-week training course on the organization of the activities of law enforcement agencies and special services of the CSTO member states to ensure collective security was held.


The Chairman of the Coordination Council of Heads of Competent Authorities for Countering Illicit Drug Trafficking of Collective Security Treaty Organization member states, Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation, Police Colonel-General Andrei Khrapov, summarized the preliminary results of the subregional anti-drug operation "Channel - Far Eastern Raid".


From 25 to 27 June, the Republic of Kazakhstan hosted the second staff talks on the organization and conduct of the "Indestructible Brotherhood-2024" command-staff training with the CSTO Peacekeeping Forces.

Russian and Kazakh Su-25 and Su-30SM crews will support the CSTO Collective Forces in trainings in the Republic of Kazakhstan

Russian and Kazakh Su-25 and Su-30SM crews will support the CSTO Collective Forces in trainings in the Republic of Kazakhstan 30.09.2022

The Russian pilots of Su-25 aircraft together with crews of Kazakh Su-30SM from the air will support the CSTO Collective Forces at the training "Interaction-2022" in the Republic of Kazakhstan.

During the active phase of the joint training the crews of the attack aircraft will practice searching and destroying objects of a simulated enemy by launching S-8 unguided aerial missiles at targets at the "Matybulak" training range. And to reinforce the combat power of the main forces, Russian crews of Mi-8 military transport helicopters will provide an air landing by tactical means.

The combined Russian military base "Kant" is part of the Collective Forces and is involved in ensuring the security of airspace of the CSTO states. It is equipped with Su-25 attack aircrafts and Mi-8 helicopters.

Flight crews of the Air Defense Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan conduct combat sorties from their airfields located on the territory of the Republic.


Joint Press Center of the CSTO trainings

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