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Commonwealth of Independent States

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The Commonwealth of Independent States or CIS is made up of many, but not all, of the nations that previously formed the Soviet Union.

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It does not involve the same level of coordination and cooperation seen across most of the European Union countries, but a certain level of economic and political collaboration between CIS states does exist. Its members are:

Ukraine was de facto participating in the Commonwealth until 2014 but was never an official member. Ukraine announced its withdrawal due to the Russian occupation of Crimea.

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