Kazakh presidential spokesman Berik Wali revealed today, Monday, that the extraordinary session of the Collective Security Council session of the Collective Security Treaty Organization will take place today.
Wali wrote on Instagram: “Today, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev will participate in the extraordinary session of the Collective Security Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization, which Kazakhstan has called for.”
He added that the meeting will be broadcast live on the national TV channel “Khabar 24”.
Kazakhstan has also been witnessing a wave of protests for days that started with economic demands that turned into violent clashes between demonstrators and security forces in a number of cities, including Almaty, the country’s largest city.
And the countries of the Collective Security Treaty Organization announced earlier, the sending of peacekeeping forces to Kazakhstan after the appeal of the President of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, the leaders of the member states of the organization to help his country overcome what he described as “the terrorist threat.”