BRICS: What Is It, Who Wants In, and Why?

NTD Newsroom
By NTD Newsroom
August 23, 2023China in Focus

Chinese leader Xi Jinping skipped his scheduled speech at the BRICS business forum on Tuesday.

A prelude to the group’s summit in South Africa. China’s commerce minister stepped in to read Mr. Xi’s speech. Let’s take a closer look at BRICS and why it matters for the West.


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