Kazakh Security Council Secretary held meetings as part of preparations for meeting of CSTO bodies

08 November, 2018, 09:20 324
Kazakh Security Council Secretary held meetings as part of preparations for meeting of CSTO bodies

A joint meeting and a session of the CSTO Collective Security Council with the participation of the heads of state will be November 8 in Astana. 

As part of preparations for a joint meeting of CSTO statutory bodies and a session of the Collective Security Council, an aide to the President,      Gabit Baizhanov, held meetings, BNews.kz reports referring to the Akorda.  

During the talks with Kyrgyz Security Council Secretary Damir Sagynbayev, close cooperation in the area of key bodies to ensure regional security was underlined. 

Following the discussions, measures to establish a regular dialogue at the level of interested government agencies of the two states were agreed. 

Armenian Security Council Secretary Armen Grigoryan proposed to discuss bilateral cooperation in the combat against today's challenges and threats. 

The exchange of views reiterated the need to expand relations between the states so to ensure collective security within the CSTO. 

Belarusian counterpart - Secretary of State of the Security Council Stanislav Zasya paid attention to the significant potential for cooperation in the military and technical sphere. 

A convergence of views on the current issues of international and regional policies was underlined. 

A joint session of the Council of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, the Council of the Ministries of Defense, the Committee of the Secretaries of Security Council, as well as a session of the CSTO Collective Security Council with the participation of the heads of state will take place November 8 in Astana.