Russia will transfer $70 billion to Tajikistan ~ Dushanbe will receive funds to strengthen the borders of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO)
Militants from the terrorist group “Islamic State” (DAESH-ISIS) are already trying to sneak into Tajikistan and could destabilize the entire Central Asia. On April 2, the Foreign Ministers of member states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) discussed how to counter this threat at a meeting in Dushanbe. According to “Kommersant”, Russia is ready to allocate to Tajikistan the military-technical assistance in the amount of 70 billion rubles.
Opening the meeting with the foreign ministers of member-states of the CSTO, the President of Tajikistan, Emomali Rahmon, presiding over the bloc, has recognized that “terrorism, extremism and drug trafficking are developing rapidly in the area of responsibility of the CSTO, which has a devastating impact on the situation in the region.” The military-political bloc…
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