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.
At the Edelweiss training ground in Kyrgyzstan, a command-staff training session was held with the command of the CSTO CRRF.09.10.2018
During the training, the organization of the work of the CSTO CRRF command team was worked out in the context of aggravating conditions in the Central Asian region, the coordination of the joint operation is being carried out and being developed.
For the first time this year, officers of the CSTO Joint Headquarters have joined the CRRF CSTO Command.
In the same period, the military contingents of the CSTO CRRF carried out exits to specified areas and conducted training sessions of the practical actions of the upcoming combat firing exercise.1-7.jpg
Maneuvers at the Edelweiss training ground are carried out within the framework of a single plan of the operational and strategic exercises of the CSTO “Combat Brotherhood-2018” at the stage of resolving an armed conflict.
Joint Press Center of the CSTO Interaction-2018 Exercise