BRICS and the SCO summits postponed

Taking into account the coronavirus pandemic in the world and the related temporary restrictive measures, the Organizing Committee for Russia’s Presidency of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) in 2019-2020, and the Russian BRICS Chairmanship in 2020 has decided to postpone the Meeting of the Leaders of BRICS States and the Meeting of the Heads of State Council of the SCO, previously scheduled for 21-23 July 2020 in St. Petersburg. The new dates for the Summits will be determined depending on the further development of the epidemiological situation in the states of the groupings and around the world.