A respected journal – the International Affairs magazine has published a special issue devoted to the Russian BRICS Chairmanship in 2020.
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov writes in his address to readers that “BRICS is a striking example of the effectiveness of multipolar diplomacy. Countries with different cultural and civilizational backgrounds have united on the basis of a constructive foreign policy philosophy, so in demand in the tumultuous modern world.”
The magazine will introduce the readers to the priorities of the Russian BRICS Chairmanship in 2020 in all three pillars of BRICS Strategic Partnership – policy and security, economy and finance, people-to-people exchanges. It emphasizes the readiness to strengthen and deepen cooperation among the five countries, which is becoming even more relevant against the backdrop of global challenges such as the novel coronavirus pandemic.
The online version of the magazine’s special issue is available in Russian and English on the official website of the Russian BRICS Chairmanship in 2020 www.brics-russia2020.ru.