An informal summit of CIS leaders is to take place in the Ivano-Frankov Region of the Ukraine on January 28-29. As Governor of the region Mikhail Vyshivanyuk announced at a press conference, it will be an informal meeting and will be held at the Sinegora state residence. It is expected that leaders of at least nine CIS countries will attend.
Local authorities are currently preparing a cultural programme for the guests which will include a visit to the best ski resorts in the Ukraine and participation in theatrical performances. The last such meeting of CIS leaders took place at the end of March 2002 at the Chimbulak resort in Kazakhstan.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part