17 September 2021

Russia-led coalition set to deploy troops on Tajik-Afghan border


At a summit in the Tajik capital Dushanbe, CSTO member states resolved to reinforce the Russia-led bloc’s southern border with Afghanistan and hold military drills in a monthLeaders of the Russian-led Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) gathering in the Tajik capital Dushanbe have announced a plan to strengthen security cooperation in the region that includes sending troops to the Tajik-Afghan border. "The participants in the session agreed to fortify the CSTO’s southern borders and [...]