US secretary of state Antony Blinken will be visiting India on July 27 and 28 to meet with the external affairs Minister S Jaishankar and India PM Narender Modi. On this diplomat meeting we are expecting a discussion about environmental issues, Covid-19 pandemic, Indo-pacific engagement and about China.
Antony Blinken previously visited India in 2015 during Barack Obama Administration. More of that he well knows PM Modi Administration and other Indian diplomats. However, this meeting some main discussion points on those India is Interested are to check US Stands on ongoing Taliban in Afghanistan, Chinese troops on border, bilateral ties, the Quad, Covid-19 pandemic. Where US side is about to expanding security, defense, cyber, and counterterrorism cooperation.
US Dean Thompson said about Antony Blink visit to India
“We’re working with India and other friends and partners in the region to advance this shared vision of the Indo-Pacific. Importantly, we’ll also discuss our health collaboration to combat COVID-19, including the Quad vaccine partnership that was first announced during President Biden’s Quad summit.“
US and Indian governments have been building closer relations from many years. So, two largest democracies see shared interests in many Areas. I think this meeting will improve US India relations on both regional and global issues.