|On 6 October 2002, the Post Office of Moldova (Poșta Moldovei) issued a series of postage stamps with the title Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) Summit. Chişinău 2002. The issue comprises two stamps, with associated cancellation (postmark) and first day cover (FDC). The designer was Vitaliu Pogolşa. The printing was performed by Cartor Security Printing, France.|
ABOUT THE THEME
The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS; Russian: Содружество Независимых Государств, СНГ, tr. Sodruzhestvo Nezavisimykh Gosudarstv, SNG) (also called the Russian Commonwealth) is a regional organization whose participating countries are former Soviet Republics, formed during the breakup of the Soviet Union. Read more..
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Emblem of the CIS and the Summit Delegates
Emblem of the CIS and a Handshake in Front of Chişinău
FIRST DAY COVERS (FDC) AND CANCELLATIONS (POSTMARKS)
10th Anniversary of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)