The Collective Security treaty Organization (CSTO) plans to improve the system of reaction to challenges, CSTO Secretary General Nikolai Bordyuzha said at the Council of Defense Ministers in Astana, RIA Novosti reports.Defense ministers of CSTO states will meet in Moscow on May 15. CSTO press secretary Vladimir Zaynetdinov said that they have already discussed mechanisms of military-technical aid to CSTO member states when their sovereignty and territorial unity is at risk.
Defense ministers of the member states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) will meet in Astana today to discuss armament of the Collective Rapid Reaction Forces (CRRF), press secretary of the CSTO Vladimir Zaynetdinov said, RIA Novosti reports.The ministers will hold a session chaired by Kazakh Defense Minister Adilbek Jaksybekov. They will talk about modern weapons and equipment for the collective forces and military and economic cooperation.
A meeting of the Council of Defense Ministers of the member states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) will take place in Astana on May 3. The meeting will be chaired by the Defense Minister of Kazakhstan, Adilbek Dzhaksybekov, RIA Novosti reports referring to an announcement published by the organization. CSTO Secretary General Nikolai Bordyuzha will attend the upcoming meeting and will present a report there.
Members of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) have purchased weapons in Russia worth about $500 million, CSTO Secretary General Nikolai Bordyuzha said, RIA Novosti reports.CSTO members have advantages when purchasing Russian arms, Bordyuzha clarified, adding that the purchase sum exceeds that of 2010 twofold.The secretary general noted at the 10th international conference on stability and security of Eurasia that advanced weapons and vehicles are the main purchase.
The Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) is opposed to violence against Iran, CSTO Secretary General Nikolai Bordyuzha said, RIA Novosti reports.The CSTO wants negotiations between Iran and six mediators for full-fledged cooperation with IAEA, he said in Moscow.Russia, UK, Germany, China, USA and france are the six mediators persuading Iran together with the IAEA to stop uranium enrichment as a threat for nuclear non-proliferation.
Kazakhstan, the chairing country of the CSTO, remains devoted to the main goals of the organization, Foreign Minister Yerzhan Kazykhanov said in Astana on Friday, Trend reports.Kazakhstan announced its priorities in December 2012. They include strengthening the responsibility zone of the CSTO, enforcing the Collective Rapid Reaction Forces, protection of aerospace, information security and operative reaction to emergency situations.The CSTO controls the situation in Syria, its tendencies, CSTO Secretary General Nikolai Bordyuzha said, KAZINFORM reports.
CSTO Secretary general Nikolai Bordyuzha said at a press conference with Secretary of the Armenian National Security Council that the new CSTO strategy and concept will clarify whether Russian nuclear weapons would protect its allies, News Armenia reports.The documents contain details of further military cooperation between CSTO members in combating drug trafficking, protection of information space. Bordyuzha emphasized that the documents are being updated with account of experts’ recommendations and modern tendencies.
Nikolai Bordyuzha, Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), has recently provoked Armenia and Azerbaijan with his speech at a press conference.Vestnik Kavkaza reported earlier about the secretary general promising Armenia any necessary help should the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict with Azerbaijan turn into an open clash.
Nikolai Bordyuzha, Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, has been making unauthorized statements, Aydyn Mirzazade, a member of the Azerbaijani parliamentary committee for security and defense, said, Trend reports.The Azerbaijani official said that the CSTO Charter demands fulfillment of security obligations of its members. Nagorno-Karabakh is a territory occupied by Armenia, he says.
Armenia will receive all the necessary help, should the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict augment, Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, Nikolai Bordyuzha, said, RIA Novosti reports.The official noted that foreseeing crises in CSTO states is impossible. There are variants as in Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan.Bordyuzha clarified that, besides the Collective Rapid Reaction Forces, there is political and peacekeeping potential for stability. The CSTO has potential to prevent terrorism and drug trafficking, crime and illegal migration.
New Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev has taken office today. He is the leader of the Social Democratic Party of Kyrgyzstan, one of the oldest and most notable parties in the republic, the party was active in driving out President Askar Akayev in March 2005 and President Kurmanbek Bakiyev in April 2010. Prime Minister Almazbek Atambayev won presidential polls on November 30 with over 62% of vote, outrunning 16 other candidates.
Arthur Bagdasaryan, Secretary of the Armenian National Security Council, will make a two-day visit to Moscow on November 16, News.am reports.
CSTO states are discussing the use of Collective Rapid Reaction Force (CRRF) to prevent coups, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said at a meeting with CSTO Director General Nikolai Bordyuzha in Minsk, RIA Novosti reports.
The Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization(CSTO), Nikolai Bordyuzha, said that terrorist organizations havebecome more activate in Central Asia lately.There are 34 illegal organizations, some of them operate actively.The CSTO held the fifth informal summit in Astana on Friday. Themeeting had talks on the situation around Afghanistan. Theorganization is aware that withdrawal of NATO forces from Afghanistanwill have a negative effect on Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan andRussia, which requires securing borders.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has arrived on a visit to Astana fora session of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) todiscuss the situation in the Middle East and North Africa and the CSTOzone.The CSTO consists of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia,Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.The CSTO session is informal. Uzbek President Islam Karimov will be absent.
The head of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO),Nikolai Bordyuzha, told the upper chamber of the Russian parliamentthat he is concerned about the increasing military activity inAzerbaijan, News.am reports. He said that the Georgian authorities are not helping to stabilize thesituation by promoting anti-Russia attitudes and increasing thepotential for military conflict. Bordyuzha said that extremism in Dagestan, Ingushetia,Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachay-Cherkessia and Chechnya have a negativeeffect
The formation of the legal framework of the Collective Security TreatyOrganization (CSTO), the military-political alliance of Armenia,Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan,has been completed, the CSTO Secretary General Nikolai Bordyuzhaannounced today, RIA Novosti reports.He noted that the organization has the power potential and regulatoryframework to govern its activities, including mechanisms for dealingwith crisis situations.