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.
Taalatbek Masadykov has been appointed Special Representative of the CSTO Secretary General on Peacekeeping07.02.2024
On 5 February 2024, the CSTO Deputy Secretary General Taalatbek Masadykov was appointed Special Representative of the CSTO Secretary General on Peacekeeping.
"Pursuant to the Decision of the Collective Security Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization of 16 September 2021 "On the Special Representative of the Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization on Peacekeeping", to assign the functions of the Special Representative of the Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization on Peacekeeping to the Deputy Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, Taalatbek Shamudinovich Masadykov" - the Order of the CSTO Secretary General Imangali Tasmagambetov reads.