US Sec­re­tary of State to visit Delhi

The Hindu Business Line - - NEWS - PTI

US Sec­re­tary of State Mike Pom­peo said his up­com­ing visit to New Delhi will fo­cus on ad­vanc­ing Amer­ica’s “in­cred­i­bly im­por­tant” ties with In­dia which is a sig­nif­i­cant part of Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump’s strat­egy to ad­vance the shared goal of a “free and open” In­doPa­cific re­gion, where China is flex­ing its mus­cles. Pom­peo would leave for New Delhi on June 24, State De­part­ment spokesper­son Morgan Orta­gus told re­porters on Mon­day. His visit will take place ahead of a meet­ing be­tween US Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump and Prime Min­is­ter Naren­dra Modi on the side­lines of the G20 Sum­mit in Osaka, Japan on June 28-29.

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