CIS (Community of Independent States) was founded in 1991, by the heads of state of Russia, Belarus, and Ukraine. Between Dec. 8 and Dec. 21, the 3 original signatories were
joined by Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova,
Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and
Georgia joined in 1993 all of the former
republics of the USSR excluding the Baltic States had become members of the
CIS (Community of Independent States).
The headquarters of CIS (Community of Independent States) are in Minsk.
The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) countries are Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus,
Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan,
Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.
Russian has 1000 major cities (with 13 with more that one
million people). The biggest Russian cities are Moscow, St.
Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Novosibirsk and Yekaterinburg.
Example of the course CIS (Community of Independent States):
Russian Autonomous Republics
The Adygea Autonomous Republic
ADJARIAN AUTONOMOUS REPUBLIC
The Republic of Buryatia
REPUBLIC OR CHUVASHIA
The Russian Federation - Russian economy - Foreign direct investment in Russia - Russian payment system
Master in International Business for Russian students