On 20 September 2023, in Bishkek, an international conference on combating terrorism and extremism was held. The event was organized by the State Committee for National Security of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Anti-Terrorist Centre of the CIS member states.
In accordance with the CSTO CCBCD Plan of Basic Activities for 2023, a subregional anti-drug operation "Channel-Perekhvat" was carried out in the territory of the CSTO member states from 11 to 15 September, this year, with a view to suppressing channels for the flow of drugs, their precursors and analogues and new psychoactive and potent substances into the CSTO region of responsibility, neutralizing international transnational drug groups, eliminating clandestine drug production and undermining the economic foundations of the drug business, including the legalization of drug proceeds. The subregional anti-drug operation "Channel-Perekhvat" was carried out in order to legalize drug profits.
The CSTO Secretary General Imangali Tasmagambetov met with the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on 14 September 2023.
Within the framework of the chairmanship of the Republic of Belarus in the Collective Security Treaty Organization, a regular Coordination Meeting of Chief Narcologists of the CSTO member states was held in Minsk on 7 September 2023.
On 6 September 2023, in Bishkek, the CSTO Secretary General Imangali Tasmagambetov met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic Jeenbek Kulubayev, the Minister of Defense Baktybek Bekbolotov and the Secretary of the country's Security Council Marat Imankulov to discuss topical issues in preparation for the upcoming meetings of the Organization's statutory bodies - the Collective Security Council, the Council of Foreign Ministers, the Council of Defense Ministers and the Committee of Secretaries of Security Councils.
The CSTO Secretary General's Memorial Parkway was planted at the CSTO Secretariat26.05.2022
On May 26, this year, a commemorative planting of a Memorial Parkway of five cedar trees in honor of the Secretaries General who once served in the Collective Security Treaty Organization was held on the territory of the CSTO Secretariat.
The event coincided with the 30th anniversary of the signing of the Collective Security Treaty and the 20th anniversary of the Collective Security Treaty Organization.
Commemorative cedar trees were planted by: the current CSTO Secretary General Stanislav Zas, Nikolai Bordyuzha, who held this position from 2003 to 2016, and Yuri Khachaturov who held this position from 2017 to 2018. Two more cedar trees were planted in honor of the Collective Security Treaty Secretaries General Vladimir Zemsky (1996-2000) and Valery Nikolayenko (2000-2003).
The event was also attended by the Deputy Secretaries General Valery Semerikov, Samat Ordabayev and Takhir Khayrulloyev, invited guests and the CSTO Secretariat members.
In the solemn part of the event the CSTO Secretary General Stanislav Zas presented Nikolai Bordyuzha and Yuri Khachaturov with commemorative plaques "20 years of the CSTO".
The CSTO Press Secretary Vladimir Zaynetdinov