Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian attended the sitting of the Council of CIS Foreign Ministers in Tashkent.
Issues of improvement of efficiency of the organization’s activity, conduct of political consultations between the Foreign Ministries were on the agenda.
The CIS Foreign Ministers exchanged views on a number of pressing international issues and adopted a statement on unacceptability of intolerance against Christians, Muslims and representatives of other religions.
Reference was made to the deepening of cooperation in the fields of cyber security, culture and education.
The Council approved a draft decision on proclaiming Armenia’s Goris as CIS Culture Capital 2018.
The next sitting of the Council will take place in Moscow in October 2017.