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Defense ministers of the CSTO member states discussed the development of collective security system

16 August 2016, 22:11
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Yerevan hosted a regular meeting of the Council of  Defence Ministers of the Collective SecurityTreaty Organization, which was attended by  Minister of Defense of Kazakhstan Imangali Tasmagambetov.

Heads of the defense ministries of the CSTO member states - Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Tajikistan  discussed the functioning and development of the collective security system, measures to improve the activities of the Joint Staff of the organization, long-term planning of  military cooperation of the states.

According to the Ministry of Defense of Kazakhstan, the meeting of  the Council of Defence Ministers discussed 11 issues.

Thus, the heads of the defense ministries of six countries approved a plan of consultations on foreign policy, security and defense for  the second half of 2016 and the first half of 2017.