A League of Their Own: BRICS Nations Plan Unified Future

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Brazil Eyes Big Break Within BRICS

“Being part of the BRICS is very important because the BRICS concept has geopolitical implications. It’s seen as a potential threat to the established powers…so now that Brazil has this BRICS alliance, Brazil is suddenly seen as a much more important actor from the European and American perspective,” Oliver Stuenkel, of Brazil, a BRICS delegate, told Al Jazeera.

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is pictured above.

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