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Kazakhstan and CSTO countries will not legalize "light drugs"

The countries of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) and Kazakhstan as its member will not legalize "light drugs", Kazinform correspondent reports. "We are developing common positions in terms of what we observe in the world: there is a legalization of light drugs, and an increasing number of countries are joining this trend and adopting laws for this trend. For our countries, this situation is not acceptable. At least, we are not considering this in the near future", said Igor Zubov, State Secretary and Deputy Minister of the Interior of the Russian Federation, speaking to journalists on the sidelines of the 18th meeting of the Coordinating Council of Heads of Competent Authorities for Countering Drug Trafficking of States- Members of the CSTO, held in Astana.