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- In the intro, give a brief introduction to BRICS.
- In the body, mention the changing geopolitical changes such as the tension between the US and China and the Russian invasion of Ukraine fueling the need for expansion. In the challenges mention the setting of criteria for expansion and countering the Chinese agenda for selection. In India’s approach mention the need to prevent expansion on Chinese terms, utilising IBSA to that end.
- Conclude by mentioning the need for strong consultation on membership and criteria.