Astana hosts meeting of CIS Defense Ministers Council


Astana hosts meeting of CIS Defense Ministers CouncilJuly 4 Astana will host a meeting of CIS Defense Ministers Council, the press service of the Defense Minister of Kazakhstan informs.

Council members will discuss the conceptual approaches of military cooperation of CIS until 2020.

The ministers of defense will discuss the documents on the status of servicemen of the engineer troops of the CIS countries’ armed forces during humanitarian mine clearance, exchange ideas on flight safety, the assessment of radiation, chemical and biological situation, research priorities in the field of defense against air attack, joint use of spacecrafts, etc.

Moreover, the parties will review a number of issues on cooperation in the area of military education.