12 February 2013, 14:54

Putin to attend BRICS summit in SA’s Durban in March

Putin to attend BRICS summit in SA’s Durban in March

Russian President Vladimir Putin will fly to South Africa on March 26 to take part in a two-day BRICS summit that will be hosted by the country’s third largest city of Durban.

This came in an announcement by Russia’s top foreign official, Sergei Lavrov, who today held a press conference in Moscow.

BRICS is an association of fast-growing economies and is titled after Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.

Voice of Russia, TASS

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