The Summit begins today in Johannesburg, and given the fact that there are some 120 nations interested in climbing aboard, I would say the answer is a very resounding YES!
Amarynth’s Global South blog located in LatAm’s Costa Rica covers the BRICS+ subject more comprehensively than any other site on the planet.
Because Kiwis are treated like mushrooms (IOW kept in the dark and fed a diet of shite), Farsebook has blocked the sharing of this important information. You can go direct with this link… https://thealtworld.com/pepe…/can-brics-dethrone-us-empire
Or just go to https://globalsouth.co/ and you will find it there under the title “Can The BRICS+ Dethrone the US Empire”.
This particular link is an amazing tour de force conducted by Pepe Escobar, the most experienced Geo-political commentator on the planet – he covers BRIC+ and all of its inter-related components:
SCO – the Shanghai Cooperative Organisation (2001)
BRI – the Belt and Road Initiative (2013)
NDB – the Development Bank (2014)
EEU – The Eurasian Economic Union (2015)
If you want to be brought up to date on the mind-blowing global significance of this development then invest around 40 minutes in this interview – it explains the new global economic and security paradigm that is at the very heart of an emerging multipolar and de-dollarised global reality.