15 february 2019 CIS Experts discussed the measures to preserve the memory of the heroism of the fighters against fascism in Minsk

A meeting of the expert group on drafting the Council of the CIS Foreign Ministers Appeal on preservation and proper care for war cemeteries and military monuments of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 took place at the CIS Executive Committee in Minsk.

The meeting brought together representatives of the Azerbaijan Republic, the Republic of Armenia, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Kyrghyz Republic, the Russian Federation, the Republic of Tajikistan and the Republic of Uzbekistan.

The experts reviewed the comments and proposals to the draft Appeal, received from the states, finalized and agreed the document. The draft Appeal will be submitted to be considered by the CIS MFA Council.