What are CIS?

  • (noun): An alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991.
    Synonyms: Commonwealth of Independent States


The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS; Russian: Содружество Независимых Государств, СНГ, Sodruzhestvo Nezavisimykh Gosudarstv, SNG) is a regional organization whose participating countries are former Soviet Republics, formed during the breakup of the Soviet Union.

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... free trade agreement signed on 18 October 2011 among 8 CIS member states Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Moldova and Armenia ... CIS countries have been negotiating an FTA agreement since the breakup of Soviet Union ... Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, although CIS members, did not sign this FTA agreement ...
Cis-regulatory Module - Contents
1 Gene-regulation function of a cis-regulatory module 2 The Boolean logic assumption 3 Identification and computational prediction of CRMs 4 Classification of cis-regulatory modules 5 Mode of ...
History - As Calcutta International School
... In 1970, the Calcutta International School Society (CISS) was formed under the West Bengal Society's Regulation Act, 1961 ... CIS offers IGCSE and A Level curricula for the senior classes and follows the UK National Strategy for the entire school ... CIS is exploring the possibiity of introducing the IB Diploma Programme ...
Spiraea Thunbergii - Description
... This plant produces phytotoxic cis-cinnamoyl glucosides and cis-cinnamic acid The plant-growth inhibition characteristics can be used against diverse species as lettuce (Lactuca ... The characteristics of these natural chemicals indicate a potential role of cis-cinnamic acid and its glucosides as allelochemicals (chemicals, released from plants, that cause an interaction ...
Cis, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship
... Cis (German Friedrichsthal) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Świętajno, within Szczytno County, Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship, in northern Poland ...