November 17, 2020 2:03:21 am
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate within the twelfth BRICS summit to be hosted by Russia on Tuesday, the place he’ll as soon as once more share a platform with Chinese language President Xi Jinping.
The 2 leaders shared a digital platform on November 10 on the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit, the place Modi had mentioned that every one member nations of the SCO ought to respect every others’ sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Indian and Chinese language troopers are locked in a border standoff in japanese Ladakh for the final six months.
The Ministry of Exterior Affairs mentioned on Monday that on the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Modi will likely be attending the twelfth BRICS summit hosted by Russia. The theme will likely be ‘International Stability, Shared Safety and Progressive Progress’.
Throughout the twelfth summit, held within the backdrop of the seventy fifth anniversary of the UN and within the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, leaders will likely be discussing intra-BRICS cooperation and key points within the world context, together with the reform of the multilateral system, the MEA mentioned.
The summit will even talk about measures to mitigate the affect of the continuing pandemic, cooperation in counter terrorism, commerce, well being, vitality and folks to individuals exchanges.
The aim of the Russian BRICS chairmanship in 2020, as it’s for multifaceted cooperation between the BRICS nations, is to contribute to elevating dwelling requirements and high quality of lifetime of our individuals, a Russian assertion mentioned.
“Regardless of the present world scenario as a result of unfold of the coronavirus an infection, the actions beneath the Russian BRICS Chairmanship in 2020 are carried out in a constant method. Since January 2020 greater than 60 occasions have been organised, together with through video-conferencing,” mentioned Anton Kobyakov, Adviser to the President of the Russian Federation.
The BRICS Summit would be the “jewel-in-the-crown occasion” of the Russian BRICS chairmanship, which can present impetus for additional strengthening cooperation along with our companions to make sure the well-being of BRICS nations, Kobyakov mentioned.
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