Russia-led security bloc to hold military drills near Afghan border on October 22-23: RIA

Collective Security Treaty Organisation includes Tajikistan, which has a lengthy border with Afghanistan, as well as Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Belarus

Russia-led security bloc to hold military drills near Afghan border on October 22-23: RIA

Photo for representational purpose only. Reuters file

Moscow, October 13

A Russia-led security bloc that includes some countries adjacent or close to Afghanistan will hold military drills near the Afghan border in Tajikistan from October 22-23, the RIA news agency reported on Wednesday.

The Collective Security Treaty Organisation (CSTO) includes Tajikistan, which has a lengthy border with Afghanistan, as well as Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Belarus. Reuters

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