Publication: Monitor Volume: 2 Issue: 61

Senior Russian military and political officials and ranking representatives of the defense ministries of most CIS countries attended a conference on "CIS Military Integration" at the CIS Military Cooperation Headquarters in Moscow March 26. Russia’s civilian first deputy defense minister Andrei Kokoshin and other Russian officials made proposals for the development of a common CIS military doctrine, strategy, infrastructure, joint command and coalition arrangements, as well as