CIS Interparliamentary Assembly cancels spring session due to coronavirus pandemic ST. PETERSBURG. KAZINFORM - The Interparliamentary Assembly of the Commonwealth of Independent States has cancelled the international events scheduled for April 2020, including the IPA CIS Council meeting, the 51st IPA CIS plenary meeting and the IPA CIS solemn meeting dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941– 1945, Kazinform reported with the reference to the press service of the IPA.
CIS to discuss cooperation in education in Minsk MINSK. KAZINFORM - The CIS Executive Committee will host a meeting of the working group of the CIS Council for Cooperation in Education in Minsk on 2 March. The participants will finalize the draft agreement of cooperation in accreditation of educational organizations and institutions of the CIS states, BelTA has learned from the CIS press service.
CIS outlines priorities of cooperation in fight against terrorism MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Priorities of CIS cooperation in the fight against terrorism were outlined at a meeting of the heads of the national anti-terrorist centers of the CIS member states in Moscow on 18 February, BelTA learned from the press center of the CIS Anti-Terrorism Center (CIS ATC).
CIS experts to gather in Minsk to discuss joint efforts in combating crime MINSK. KAZINFORM The expert group on harmonizing the concept of the information exchange between security and law enforcement agencies of the CIS member states and the CIS agencies as well as the respective decision of the CIS Heads of State Council will hold an additional session at the Executive Committee of the Commonwealth of Independent States in Minsk on 4-5 February, BelTA learned from the press service of the committee.
New CIS development concept to be adopted at Tashkent summit in October MINSK. KAZINFORM – The new development concept of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) is expected to be adopted at the summit of the CIS heads of state due in Tashkent on 16 October, Uzbekistan First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ilhomjon Nematov told journalists on 29 January, BelTA has learned.
CIS experts to discuss military cooperation in Minsk MINSK. KAZINFORM A session of the expert group in charge of reconciling draft documents on cooperation in military affairs will take place at premises of the CIS Executive Committee in Minsk on 29-30 January, the press service of the CIS Executive Committee told BelTA.
Agenda of CIS Foreign Ministers Council meeting to be finalized on Jan 29 MINSK. KAZINFORM – A session of the Council of Permanent Plenipotentiary Representatives of the CIS Member States at the Charter-based and Other CIS Bodies will take place at the CIS Executive Committee in Minsk on 29 January, BelTA learned from the CIS Executive Committee.
Belarus invites CIS countries to join EAEU satellite constellation project MINSK. KAZINFORM Belarus invites member states of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) to join the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) project, which provides for creating a constellation of satellites for the remote sensing of Earth.
75th anniversary of WW2 victory high on CIS agenda in 2020 BREST. KAZINFORM – The celebration of the 75th anniversary of the victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 will be one of the central themes in humanitarian events of the Commonwealth of Independent States in 2020, BelTA learned from Mikhail Shvydkoi, Co-Chairman of the Board of the CIS Interstate Humanitarian Cooperation Foundation, the Russian president's special representative for international cultural cooperation, on 9 December.