Briefing topic: “On the readiness of command and control bodies and forces of the CSTO collective security system to conduct a joint operational-strategic trainings “Combat Brotherhood-2019”.
International press center MIA “Russia Today” (Presidential Hall), 14.00 Moscow time.
Accreditation of media representatives - tel: (495) 645-6472 (multichannel), e-mail: accreditation@rian.ru
A multimedia press conference of the Acting Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Valery Semerikov will be held on July 4, 2019 at 13.00 in the International Press Center of the INA (International News Agency) "Russia - Today"  (with video connection of press centers in Yerevan, Minsk, Nur-Sultan and Bishkek) on the theme "On the outcomes of the CSTO authorized organs meetings held in Bishkek, and on the results of special operations conducted in the Organization format".

Accreditation through the  INA (Internationsl News Agency) "Russia-Today" International Press Center
Tel: (495) 645-6472 (multichannel) 
E-mail: accreditation@rian.ru 

Applications for accreditation (on the attached form), please send to 15-00 20.06.2019 by email: press-jscsto@yandex.ru odkb-pressa@gov.ru
Telephone for information on accreditation: 8-499-157-89-92, +7-495-621-33-23.
Media accreditation is being held to cover the event. Applications should be submitted to the press service of the General Staff of the Kyrgyz Republic: telephone for information: +996-312-62-06-72, +996-312-66-15-10, +996-703-70-55-70, +996-553-25-01-26, +996-556-55-78-23
Media representatives are invited to cover the event. Media accreditation before 4 pm April 24, 2019 by e-mail odkb-pressa@gov.ru  tel.   +7495-795-27-10,



On June 11, 2018, a meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Collective Security Treaty Organization will be held in Almaty (Republic of Kazakhstan). Accreditation of media representatives to cover the event is provided by the International Information Committee of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

  In order to receive accreditation for coverage of the CSTO COM meeting, media representatives arriving in Almaty must send the information to the e-mail address cstomedia@gmail.com, y.mustafin@mfa.kz until 06.06.2018 in accordance with the established form (see Appendix No. 2), copies of passports.

  Admission of media representatives to official events and to the Press Center will be carried out only if there is a badge with a photo, a corresponding floater and an identity document (a copy of the passport).

Issuance of accreditation badges will be made one day before the arrival of the heads of delegations. We ask the embassies to identify one of the employees of the diplomatic staff for their receipt and further transfer to the media representatives of their country.

Press room

 The press center will be located at the InterContinental Almaty Hotel (floor “C”) and will be provided with free Wi-Fi Internet access. The press center will operate from 09:00 h. To 16:00 h. June 11, 2018.

Distribution of video, photo files

The press center will provide distribution of high-quality video, photo files for accredited media. If you are interested in receiving them, you must contact the staff of the International Information Committee of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan.

Media access to the CSTO COM meeting


  Personal operators and photographers according to the format (1 operator + 1 photographer) will be allowed to jointly photograph the heads of delegations, sign documents, access to the press, as well as protocol shootings of the CSTO Ministerial Council meeting in a narrow and extended format.


 A coffee break zone for accompanying persons and media representatives will be organized at the InterContinental Almaty hotel (press center).

Security questions

 Delegates are requested to cooperate in the event of security checks. At the entrance, all packages as well as personal items will be subject to security checks. Security checks do not apply to heads of delegation.


  A security check is carried out at the security checkpoint, providing for both personal searches and personal items and equipment.

 We remind you that possible inconveniences associated with the verification procedure are caused solely by the desire to guarantee the safety of journalists working at the international press center, as well as participants and guests of the meeting.

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