Russian Defense Minister Arrived in Tajikistan
Defense Minister of the Russian Federation Sergei Shoigu arrived in Tajikistan to take part in the meeteng of defense ministers of the Collective Security Treaty Organization. The meeting is to be held on June 4.
Russian Defense Ministry's press service head Gen.Maj. Igor Konashenkov said the defense ministers are expected to discuss the future development of military cooperation among the CSTO member states: “During the meeting, there will be a wrapup of snap combat readiness exercises for the CSTO’s collective forces contingent held between May 12 and May 22 of this year.”
The Collective Security Treaty Organization includes Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Tajikistan.