CIS Heads of State Informal Meeting Scheduled for This June
The Russian Ministry of External Affairs expects that informal meeting of CIS heads of state may be held early in June in St.-Petersburg...
Ukraine and Kazakhstan – Problems and Prospects
President of Ukraine Victor Yuschenko made a number of efforts to stabilize the economic situation against the background of the recent gas crisis that affected the economy of his country...
Russia Abolished Sanctions Against Abkhazia
On March 6, 2008 Russia officially notified the Executive Council of CIS that due to the changed circumstances the Russian Federation does not consider itself bound by Resolution of the CIS Council of Heads of State “On Measures for Settlement of Conflict in Abkhazia, Georgia” dated January 19, 1996...
New Level of Russian-Ukrainian Public Dialogue
Russian-Ukrainian Forum “Russia and Ukraine: Strategic Cooperation Development Ways” was held in Moscow under the sponsorship of the RF Public Chamber...
CIS Leaders Came to Bride-Show
An informal CIS Summit was held last Friday in Moscow. According to experts, a key event of the Summit was presentation by Vladimir Putin of his successor, First Vice-Premier and main candidate at the presidential election Dmitry Medvedev, to the leaders of the CIS countries...
CIS Summit: Problem No.1 - Kosovo
An informal CIS Summit opened in Moscow. A key item of the agenda is the situation in the world associated with the events in the Republic of Serbia after unilateral declaration of independence by Kosovo...
Presidents of Russia and Georgia Discussed Kosovo
Russian President Vladimir Putin had a meeting with Georgian leader Mikhail Saakashvili on February 21 within the framework of the CIS Summit...
Maglev Technology Challenge to SCO
Currently China is an only country worldwide that commercially uses Maglev (derived from “Magnetic Levitation”), a passenger train moving not by wheels but resting on powerful magnetic fields...
Hugo Chaves to Build New Military Alliance
President of Venezuela Hugo Chaves said in TV show “Hallo, President” that he is going to create a new military alliance to defend Latin America against possible aggression of Washington...
Moscow, Minsk and Astana Concluded Customs Union
Officials of Russia, Belorussia and Kazakhstan signed a package of agreements determining the regulatory base of the Customs Union...