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Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO)

  • Published
    21st Sep, 2021

GS-II: International Relations

  • Important International Organizations
Context

Leaders of the Russian-led Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) met for a summit in the Tajik capital. The meeting held a day later by a gathering of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

Prelims question:

With reference to Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), consider the following statements:

  1. It is an intergovernmental military alliance of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS).
  2. It has observer status at United Nations General Assembly.

Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?

  • A.
  • B.
  • C.
  • D.

Mains Question:

What is the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO)? What are its objectives? Discuss the significance of CSTO in the present context. (150 Words)

Approach:

  • Introduce by giving definition of CSTO
  • Enumerate it objectives
  • Enumerate its importance in present context
  • Conclusion

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