Russia asked that Argentina and Iran be part of the economic group BRICS: “They are respected and decent”

The Brics bloc of emerging economies, established in 2009, represent more than 40% of the world population and about 26% of the global economy

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The expansion process of the BRICS group (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa) through the integration of Argentina and Iran has already begun, announced Tuesday by the Russian Foreign Minister, Serguei Lavrov, who is on a working visit in Ashgabat, capital of Turkmenistan.

"Of course, both Argentina and Iran are worthy and respectable candidates (...) The most important thing is that the preliminary process has started," he said at a . . .

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