A limited format session of the Council of CIS Heads of State has been held in Ashgabat, capital of Turkmenistan, APA reports citing the Presidential press service.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended the session.
President of Turkmenistan Gurbangulu Berdimuhamedov welcomed Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and other heads of state and government.
The heads of state then posed together for photographs.
President of Turkmenistan Gurbangulu Berdimuhamedov welcomed the event participants and wished the session success.
Chairman of the Executive Committee and Executive Secretary of CIS Sergey Lebedev then highlighted the issues on the agenda.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev addressed the session.
A meeting of the Council of CIS Heads of State is taking place in Ashgabat, APA reports citing RIA Novosti.
The meeting began with a narrow communication among leaders.
The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attends the meeting.
It is planned that during the meeting of the council the issue of extending the powers of the Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee Sergey Lebedev for three years will be considered.