MINSK, 14 October (BelTA) – Belarus has been and remains an active participant in regional integration associations, Belarus' Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei said at a meeting of the CIS Foreign Ministers Council on 14 October, BelTA has learned.
Vladimir Makei noted that the second meeting of the CIS Foreign Ministers Council is taking place this year. The event is held in a face-to-face format. “This gives us an opportunity to thoroughly and confidentially exchange views on the most serious topics,” the minister said.
The foreign ministers will discuss topical issues of the international agenda and interaction in the CIS.
“The chairmanship of Belarus is coming to an end. Belarus has made every effort to implement the concept of its chairmanship and a number of other events. Despite certain difficulties, all the scheduled meetings of the CIS bodies have been successfully held,” Vladimir Makei added.