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Press Release: Meeting of BRIC Foreign Miniseters

New York, September 22, 2010

A BRIC Foreign Ministers meeting took place during the 65th UNGA session in New York on September 21. It was attended by Foreign Ministers Sergey Lavrov of Russia, Yang Jiechi of China, Celso Amorim of Brazil and Hardeep Singh Puri, India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations.

They focused mainly on the problems of bolstering comprehensive cooperation between the BRIC nations and major developing countries during this post-crisis period, including within the G20 framework, and discussed key issues on the agenda of the current session of the UN General Assembly.

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation