Moscow, Jan. 18 (RFE/RL) - Russian President Boris Yeltsin
is scheduled to meet several CIS leaders later today in Moscow ahead
of tomorrow's CIS summit.
Our correspondent in Moscow quotes the Kremlin press office as
saying Yeltsin has scheduled meetings with Azerbaijani President
Geidar Aliyev, Armenian President Levon Ter-Petrosyan, Georgian
President Eduard Shevardnadze and Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov.
The press service says issues expected to be discussed include the
Nagorno-Karabakh and Abkhaz conflicts as well as the summit's agenda.