New Delhi: The international ministers of India, Australia, Japan and the USA will maintain the third Quadrilateral Safety Dialogue or Quad assembly on Thursday (February 18 ).
The members are anticipated to alternate views on regional and international points and to working in direction of an inclusive Indo-Pacific area.
“The Ministers will alternate views on regional and international points particularly sensible areas of cooperation in direction of sustaining a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific area,” Ministry of Exterior Affairs (MEA) stated in an announcement.
The leaders may even talk about the efforts to fight the continuing COVID-19 pandemic and different problems with mutual curiosity equivalent to international local weather change.
The final quad assembly was held in Tokyo in October final 12 months. The Quad initiative additionally focuses on countering the Chinese language hegemony in South Asia.
Within the October assembly, then-US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had referred to as out China for utilizing its financial energy to extend its hegemony over the neighbouring nations within the area.
India had referred to as for respect for territorial integrity and sovereignty and peaceable decision of disputes.