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The CSTO peacekeepers in Kazakhstan will start organizing cover and security functions, inform the presidential administration of Kazakhstan.
“ The mission is peacekeeping. CSTO soldiers do not participate in hostilities … '' – emphasized the first deputy head of the presidential administration of Kazakhstan Dauren Abaev, quoted by Sputnik Kazakhstan.
It is noted that the combat part of the operation to clean up Almaty on January 6 was undertaken by the forces of the Arystan, Arlan, Berkut units ; and the Ministry of Defense.
Earlier on the TV channel Khabar 24 told that law enforcement officers over the past night prevented several attempts to import weapons into the capital of Kazakhstan & mdash; Nur-Sultan.
On January 5, President Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev announced that he had turned to the CSTO for help in order to overcome the terrorist threat. The CSTO Collective Security Council agreed to transfer collective peacekeeping forces to Kazakhstan after the appeal of the Kazakh leader. The implication was that the forces would remain in Kazakhstan for a limited period of time in order to stabilize the situation.
A video of armored personnel carriers and cleansings in Alma-Ata has been published
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