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A BRICS Initiative on Syria

The situation in Syria presents a ripe moment for India, China, and Russia to mount a non-aligned initiative for a peaceful transition through the aegis of the BRICS forum. Unfortunately, there has been no such initiative so far. While Russia and China are increasingly coordinating their stance over Syria, they are overwhelmingly on their own on the diplomatic plane. India, as chairman of the BRICS grouping, needs to take the lead, as it transits from a US-centric foreign policy out of compulsion.

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