Russian FM and ambassadors discuss cooperation within CIS
Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan. 21 / Trend, E. Tariverdiyeva /
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed the cooperation within the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) with ambassadors of the CIS countries in Moscow on Jan. 21, the Russian Foreign Ministry's website said today.
The traditional annual lunch meeting was held in Moscow.
Urgent issues of cooperation within the Commonwealth, including those economic, political and humanitarian in nature were discussed, the report said. The participants are pleased with the results of 2012 and exchanged views on the prospects of developing the integration processes in Eurasia and the Euro-Atlantic and the role of the CIS countries in these processes.
The actions of further strengthening the international positions of the Commonwealth, coordinating the foreign policy actions were considered, the ministry's website said today.