(www.for-ua.com) вЂ" The first sitting of the interdepartmental working group to perform analysis of political, economic, legal, social and financial aspects of Ukraine's participation in the CIS was headed by acting Foreign Minister Volodymyr Ohryzko and Economy Minister Valeriy Pyatnytskyi, Cabinet press office reported.
The event involved participation of representatives of the Presidential Secretariat, the Cabinet of ministers, the Economy Ministry, the Finance Ministry, the Justice Ministry and the Transport and Communications Ministry, the Foreign Ministry's press service told.
The participants exchange opinion on the NSDC's resolution of November 17, 2006 "On further cooperation within the framework of the CIS". The participants agreed Ukraine's participation in the CIS should be based upon pragmatic grounds, reports Trend.
The participants stated their ideas on optimization of Ukraine's participation in the CIS.
Next sitting of the interdepartmental working group is scheduled for early April.