BRICS will cooperate in fighting drugs

BRICS will establish a working group to cooperate in anti-narcotics activities, announced Russian Federation Ambassador at Large Vadim Lukov on Thursday, who is responsible for issues relating to the G20 and to BRICS.

BRICS will establish a working group to cooperate in anti-narcotics activities, announced Russian Federation Ambassador at Large Vadim Lukov on Thursday, who is responsible for issues relating to the G20 and to BRICS.

“We are placing a great deal of importance on anti-narcotics activities. Here we have made provision for ministerial meetings and a working group will be set up,” said Lukov during an open discussion entitled BRICS: Prospects for cooperation and development.

The diplomat added that in the area of illegal drug distribution the countries would also extend cooperation along the lines of bilateral exchange of information.

First published in Russian by RIA Novosti.

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