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In the Victory parade participating parade units of the defense ministries of the CSTO

Parade units of the defense ministries of the member States of the organization of collective security Treaty (CSTO) are taking part in the Victory Parade on red square, the press service of the organization.

It is clarified that in formal calculations included soldiers from the Republic of Armenia, Republic of Belarus, Republic of Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic and the Republic of Tajikistan. The sequence of their passage was determined by alphabetical order.

It is specified that the Republic of Kazakhstan represent soldiers of airborne assault forces, and the main calculation of the Republic of Tajikistan consists only of officers.

The chief of the CSTO joint staff Colonel-General Anatoly Sidorov said, "that part of the main calculations of the defense ministries of the member States of the CSTO in the Victory parade on the red square symbolizes the unity of the member States of the CSTO, the readiness of forces and means of system of collective security to adequately and effectively react to modern challenges and threats".