2+2 meet: India, US applaud ‘exemplary cooperation’ in confronting challenges emerging from COVID-19

Business World | Oct 27, 2020 at 9:08 PM
  • India and the United States on Tuesday applauded the “exemplary cooperation” between the two countries in confronting challenges emerging from the Covid-19 pandemic and reiterated their commitment to further strengthening partnership between the two nations, anchored in mutual trust and friendship, shared commitment to democracy, converging strategic interests, and robust engagement of their citizens.
  • In a joint statement, the ministers welcomed the elevation of the India-US relationship to a Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership during the visit of President Donald J. Trump to India in February 2020.
  • Highlighting the importance of securing the economic and security interests of all stakeholders having a legitimate interest in the region, they welcomed the growing understanding on the Indo-Pacific among like-minded countries.