Russian-Syrian checkpoint opens in Eastern Goutha de-escalation zoneWorld July 25, 8:17
Russian-Chinese naval drills in Baltic Sea to enter active phaseMilitary & Defense July 25, 7:59
Putin to meet with Iraq’s vice-presidentRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 25, 6:49
Russian super-heavy booster vehicle to bring payloads of 70 tns to orbitScience & Space July 25, 5:34
New limits on microloans to kill off most micro lenders in Russia, say expertsBusiness & Economy July 25, 3:45
Lavrov says astonished by mass hysteria among US politiciansRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 25, 1:35
Lavrov comments on Syrian de-escalation zone agreementRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 24, 20:15
Iraq calls for closer cooperation with RussiaWorld July 24, 19:09
Russia develops laser-guided automatic landing system for dronesMilitary & Defense July 24, 18:22
MINSK, October 9. /TASS/. Belarusian Foreign Minister Vladimir Makei said on Thursday all member states of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) were interested in the soonest settlement of the situation in Ukraine.
“We cannot let blood be shed and combat operation be conducted in the territory of the CIS,” he said at an extended meeting of the Council of CIS Foreign Ministers. He stressed that is was in common interests to settle the situation in Ukraine.
The Belarusian foreign minister noted that his country was holding presidency in the Commonwealth of Independent States over Ukraine’s refusal to chair the CIS. “We stand for active cooperation in the CIS format and for strengthening this organization,” Makei said, adding that the CIS had a big but yet unrealized potential.