On April 10-11, the first staff talks on the preparation of joint exercises in 2019 were held at the CSTO Joint Headquarters
The delegations of interested ministries and departments of the Republic of Armenia, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, the Russian Federation, the Republic of Tajikistan, as well as representatives of the Joint Staff and the CSTO Secretariat participated. The basics of joint exercises with the CSTO Forces (Collective Forces) were reviewed, positions were agreed upon, and agreements were reached on organizing the leadership of events and on contingent personnel.
The CSTO hosted the final stage of the Business Game on the Prevention and Resolution of Crisis Situations in the East European and Central Asian Collective Security Regions
One of the elements of the final stage of the Business Game was the meeting of the CSTO Permanent Council, which was held for the first time at the Organization's Crisis Response Center.