Presidents CIS member-states considered several important decisions in humanitarian field

President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, took part in the meeting of the Council of CIS Heads of State in an expanded format in Sochi, the Akorda press-service reports.
Astana city 11 October, 21:09

During the meeting, the Heads of state discussed ways to further strengthen cooperation within the CIS, exchanged views on improving the effectiveness of the Commonwealth and deepening trade and investment ties between the participating countries.

At the same time, the meeting heard a plan of forthcoming works of the Republic of Tajikistan during the chairmanship in the CIS, the vision of Turkmenistan on further development of the Commonwealth and the results of the work within the CIS Interparliamentary Assembly.

As a result of the meeting of the Council documents were signed in the sphere of combating corruption and legalization of proceeds from crime.

In addition, the Presidents of CIS member-countries considered a number of important decisions in the humanitarian field aimed at strengthening and expanding ties in the field of culture, education, science and tourism, and also adopted a statement on supporting the institution of family and traditional family values.


Photo Baurzhan Zhuasbayev