September 4, 2017, 4:36 PM (IDT)
The BRICS group of five major emerging economies called Monday for reform of the United Nations and tougher measures against terrorist groups, while denouncing North Korea’s latest nuclear test at a summit in China that seeks to enlarge the organization’s presence on the world stage.
The nations — Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa— agreed in a joint declaration to strengthen cooperation against a range of organizations it described as terrorist, including some based in Pakistan, in a diplomatic victory for New Delhi.
The five leaders endorsed China’s opposition to the anti-globalist protectionism (advocated by the Trump administration) as a threat to its huge export market.
Source: New feed