CICA to be transformed into international organization — decision of summit participants

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Kazakh President

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# 13 October 2022 11:12 (UTC +04:00)

"The participants of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) summit adopted a statement on the transformation of the forum into an international organization," Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said on Thursday during the 6th CICA summit in Astana, APA reports citing TASS.

Kazakhstan has chaired CICA since 2020. "[I hereby declare] the Astana statement on the transformation of CICA adopted," he said.

The CICA press service clarified to TASS that the status of the forum would be changed, it would be transformed into an international organization.