An emergency meeting of the Permanent Council of the CSTO was held today, it was attended by the Deputy Secretary General of the CSTO, the Secretariat staff and Joint Staff of the CSTO, and it was dedicated to discussion of the situation around the Russian Su-24 downed yesterday in Syria, the press center of the organization reported.


During it, the representative of the Russian General Staff informed the participants about the details of what happened yesterday.


After reviewing them, the participants in the event noted that the tragedy occurred at a time when the world’s attention is focused on the settlement of the Syrian conflict. In this regard, they emphasized the seriousness of the incident and the need not to repeat such incidents in the future, Novosti-Armenia reported.