A meeting of the Collective Security Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) has taken place in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.
Attending the narrow format meeting were the Presidents of Kazakhstan, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Armenian PM, CSTO Secretary-General as well as Russian Leader who joined the meeting via videoconference. Later the talks were joined by members of the delegations.
The meeting’s participants exchanged their views on the situation in Afghanistan as well as issues of international and regional security, summed up the outcomes of the implementation of the top focuses of the Organization’s activity in 2021, and defined the plans for the upcoming period.
Calling Tajikistan’s initiative to form an operational monitoring group under the CSTO as timely, the Kazakh President pointed to the initiative’s importance in establishing interaction between competent bodies of the CSTO member States to monitor the situation in Afghanistan.