On May 24, 2022, under the chairmanship of the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Armenia Suren Papikian, a meeting of the Council of Defense Ministers of the Collective Security Treaty Organization was held via videoconferencing.
The defense ministers of the Republic of Belarus (Lieutenant General Viktor Khrenin), of the Republic of Kazakhstan (Colonel General Ruslan Zhaksylykov), of the Kyrgyz Republic (Lieutenant General Baktybek Bekbolotov), of the Russian Federation (Army General Sergey Shoygu), of the Republic of Tajikistan (Colonel General Sherali Mirzo), as well as the CSTO Secretary General Stanislav Zas and the Head of the CSTO Joint Staff - Colonel General Anatoly Sidorov participated in the meeting.
The CSTO Secretariat held a meeting between the Deputy Secretary General of the CSTO Piotr Tsikhanouski and the Chief of the Joint Staff of the Organization Anatoly Sidorov with the leadership of the Regional Delegation of the ICRC22.03.2019
During the working meeting, a thorough exchange of views took place on cooperation between the CSTO Secretariat and the ICRC Regional Delegation and its development directions.
One of the important results is the confirmation of mutual interest in improving the mechanisms of practical interaction between the CSTO and the ICRC during joint activities. A preliminary agreement was reached on the timing of the High-level Coordination Meeting between the CSTO and the ICRC in Moscow.
CSTO Press Secretary Vladimir Zainetdinov