By ASHOK SHARMA, Related Press
NEW DELHI (AP) — President Joe Biden and the prime ministers of India, Australia and Japan will speak just about Thursday in a gathering of the Indo-Pacific alliance generally known as the Quad that comes every week into the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
India’s Exterior Affairs Ministry spokesman Arindam Bagchi mentioned the leaders will “change views and assessments about necessary developments within the Indo-Pacific.”
The U.S., Australia and Japan supported a decision on the U.N. Basic Meeting to demand a right away halt to Moscow’s assault on Ukraine and the withdrawal of all Russian troops. India abstained from Wednesday’s vote.
The leaders of the Quad nations — Biden, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida — are additionally grappling with China, which the Quad nations have accused of financial coercion and unsettling navy maneuvering.
The Quad Leaders can have a possibility to proceed their dialogue after their September summit in Washington hosted by Biden, Bagchi mentioned.
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