Italian PM Matteo Renzi says to file resignation request later on MondayWorld December 05, 4:37
Moscow not seen as possible host of Eurovision 2017 song contest - mediaSociety & Culture December 04, 22:22
Et-Tell in Damascus Province fully controlled by Syrian governmentWorld December 04, 21:46
Mirziyoyev campaign office says he is winning presidential elections in UzbekistanWorld December 04, 21:40
Preliminary results of Uzbekistan’s presidential polls to be announced on December 5 - CECWorld December 04, 21:28
Putin expresses condolences over fatal road accident in Khanty-Mansyisk autonomous areaSociety & Culture December 04, 20:20
Emergencies ministry confirms death of 12 people in road accident near Khanty-MansyiskSociety & Culture December 04, 17:04
Fidel Castro buried in Santiago de CubaWorld December 04, 16:50
Cuban revolution in pictures: Early years of Fidel CastroWorld December 04, 16:49
MOSCOW, April 03. /ITAR-TASS/. CIS foreign ministers will meet in Moscow on April 4 to discuss international and regional security and military partnership, the Russian Foreign Ministry says.
“The priority issue is to provide aid to Tajikistan to strengthen the border with Afghanistan,” the ministry says.
The ministers “will discuss contacts within international organizations, including a draft statement to enhance global drug control efforts. They will approve a plan for holding consultations within the CIS in 2014”, the ministry says.
Special attention will be paid to humanitarian cooperation. The ministers will approve draft resolutions to declare 2016 the Year of Education within the CIS, it says.
“Within the efforts to strengthen military cooperation, the ministers will consider draft agreements on cooperation by engineer troops in mine clearing operations. The ministers will discuss interaction in survey and navigation support,” the ministry says.
Diplomats from the Ukrainian Embassy in Moscow will represent the country at the meeting, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Vasily Nebenzya told ITAR-TASS on April 2.
“At the present moment, the secretariat of the Commonwealth of Independent States reports that nobody will arrive from Kiev. Ukraine will be represented at the (foreign ministers) council meeting by embassy staffers,” he said.