CIS results and prospects will be discussed at today"s international scientific and practical conference dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the CIS in Minsk. It is scheduled to open at Belarus" Academy of Sciences to feature over 200 participants, including diplomatic mission representatives, permanent representatives of the CIS countries and heads of the largest scientific and educational institutions, who will discuss CIS cooperation in economy, security, science and other spheres. The international conference participants have been welcomed by the President of Belarus.