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Jaishankar, Pompeo Talk about Safety in Indo-Pacific Area, Cooperation in Covid-19 Efforts Over Cellphone

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File picture of Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. (PTI) In November 2017, India, the US, Australia and Japan had given form to the long-pending Quadrilateral coalition to develop a brand new technique to […]

File photo of External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. (PTI)

File picture of Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. (PTI)

In November 2017, India, the US, Australia and Japan had given form to the long-pending Quadrilateral coalition to develop a brand new technique to maintain the vital sea routes within the Indo-Pacific freed from Chinese language affect.

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  • Final Up to date: August 7, 2020, 8:14 AM IST

Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and his American counterpart Mike Pompeo have spoken over telephone and mentioned the bilateral and multilateral cooperation on problems with worldwide concern, together with efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic and the Indo-Pacific area, a senior US official has mentioned.

The 2 leaders reiterated the energy of the India-US relationship to advance peace, prosperity, and safety within the Indo-Pacific and across the globe, Cale Brown, Principal Deputy Spokesperson of the State Division mentioned on Thursday.

India and the US have explored methods to spice up cooperation within the resource-rich Indo-Pacific area the place China has been attempting to unfold its affect. The problem was mentioned extensively throughout the third spherical of the India-US Maritime Safety Dialogue which came about in Goa in 2018.

The US has been pushing for a broader function by India within the strategically vital Indo-Pacific area. India, the US and several other different world powers have been speaking about the necessity to guarantee a free, open and thriving Indo-Pacific within the backdrop of China’s rising navy maneuvering within the area.

“Each leaders agreed to proceed shut cooperation on a full vary of regional and worldwide points and look ahead to Quadrilateral consultations and the US-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue later this 12 months,” Brown mentioned.

In November 2017, India, the US, Australia and Japan had given form to the long-pending Quadrilateral coalition to develop a brand new technique to maintain the vital sea routes within the Indo-Pacific freed from Chinese language affect.

The primary 2+2 dialogue was held in New Delhi in September 2018 after the mechanism was accredited by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump.

Through the name, Jaishankar and Pompeo mentioned the continued bilateral and multilateral cooperation on problems with worldwide concern, together with efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, help the peace course of in Afghanistan, and deal with latest destabilising actions within the area, Brown mentioned in a readout of the telephonic dialog.

The 2 leaders have been in common communication throughout the coronavirus pandemic that has claimed over 7 lakh lives and contaminated almost 19 million individuals worldwide.


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