Indo US 2+2 dialogue explained: India pulls off a diplomatic coup; Defence trade to be given focus

Top officers reiterated America’s anti-China stand ahead of Presidential polls, India too has been fighting an aggressive China on its Eastern border. The two leaders are standing shoulder to shoulder in their fight against anti-democracy China.

Mike Pompeo, US Secretary of State stated that the leaders gathered to honour the brave men and women of the Indian armed forces. Their sacrifices for the world’s largest democracy. The 20 soldiers were killed in the Galwan valley in the month of June.

The four themes on which the 2+2 dialogue is going to place are regional security cooperation, defence information sharing, military interactions, and defence trade. The two leaders managed to come amidst the Coronavirus pandemic and when the United States is facing elections in a week’s time for the crucial meet.