Moscow hosts summit of Collective Security Treaty Organization

Moscow: Peaceful settlement of Nagorno Karabakh conflict will be discussed at the summit

The summit of the leaders of Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) member countries has kicked off in Moscow.

APA’s Moscow correspondent reports that Russian President Vladimir Putin, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev, President of Tajikistan Emomalii Rahmon, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan and CSTO Secretary General Nikolai Bordyuzha are attending the summit in Kremlin.

The leaders will discuss the issues on fight against terrorism and drug trafficking, collective security, creation of collective air forces.

22 documents are expected to be signed at the end of the summit.

One of the documents is the statement of the leaders.

The statement of the leaders will cover the concern over threat of terrorism and extremism in Central Asia, taking into account the factor of Afghanistan, and the importance of restoration of peace in Ukraine and peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.