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Sochi is preparing to host summit of CIS heads of state

October 10 Sochi will host meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the CIS. This resort town is preparing to host several large-scale political events.

The meeting will traditionally take place in two formats. It is expected that at personal meeting the foreign ministers will exchange views on topical international issues.

They will discuss cooperation in the CIS and also agree on the date and venue of the next meeting. The meeting in the enlarged format plans to discuss 17 matters, nine of which will be then considered by the Council of Heads of State.

In addition, the foreign ministers will also consider a package of humanitarian documents. They pertain to support and development of national sports, expansion of international youth cooperation and joint work in the field of tourism.

On October 11, the CIS heads of state will gather for the Council of CIS Heads of State and the meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council.

Sochi is preparing to host summit of CIS heads of state