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Indo-Pacific region


How EU’s Indo-Pacific strategy can help establish stability and security in the region

April 28, 2021 7:58 pm

It needs to be seen in the larger context of EU’s global power aspirations and the region's changing dynamics due to China’s revisionist challenge to the rules-based international order

No 'exclusive cliques' should be formed: China on first Quad summit

March 15, 2021 9:52 pm

Quad countries involving the US, India, Australia and Japan held their first virtual summit on Friday during which President Joe Biden told leaders of the coalition that a "free and open" Indo-Pacific is essential to their countries.

Quad nations emphasise on respecting territorial integrity and sovereignty

February 18, 2021 10:29 pm

At a virtual meeting, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne and Japan's Toshimitsu Motegi reiterated their common vision for a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific.

UK to deploy aircraft carrier as part of Indo-Pacific 'renewed focus'

February 04, 2021 11:12 pm

UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace and Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab discussed the deployment of the aircraft carrier during the “2+2” virtual meeting with their respective Japanese counterparts, Ministers Toshimitsu Motegi and Nobuo Kishi, this week.

Not an alliance, Quad group of countries interested in strengthening rules-based order: US

October 24, 2020 11:02 am

The cooperation of the US and India on the Quad along with Australia and Japan really reflect a convergence of common values and interests in the region, said a senior administration official said during a conference call with reporters.

White House proposes USD 1.5 billion for Indo-Pacific

February 11, 2020 10:05 am

This funding supports democracy programs, strengthens security cooperation, improves economic governance and facilitates private sector-led economic growth, the White House said.

India must play a key role in claiming the Indo-Pacific region

June 19, 2019 4:43 pm

There is an increasing recognition of the importance of maritime security, maritime commons and cooperation. In the last few years, almost every joint or vision statement at the end of summit-level talks or meeting between major maritime powers accords high priority to maritime security and stability.

India committed to peaceful and prosperous Indo Pacific region: PM Modi

November 15, 2018 4:45 pm

Prime Minister Modi reiterated India's vision of a peaceful, open and inclusive Indo Pacific region, strengthening maritime cooperation and commitment to a balanced Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) pact.

Reappraising India-US

April 14, 2018 11:02 am

Defence cooperation remains high on rhetoric, short on delivery. Both South Block and Capitol Hill need to do more to revitalise and elevate ties.

Indo-Pacific region critically important for India, says MoS MJ Akbar

March 22, 2018 8:14 pm

Minister of State for External Affairs M J Akbar highlighted the importance of connectivity to realise the concept of 'Blue Economy' and achieve security and growth for all.