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US-India 2+2 Intersessional Meeting and Maritime Security Dialogue in Delhi from September 5 to 8
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US-India 2+2 Intersessional Meeting and Maritime Security Dialogue in Delhi from September 5 to 8

A US delegation led by Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Donald Lu will be visiting India for 2+2 meeting. 'Its objective is to deepen the US-India Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership', the US State Department said in a statement

GhoseSpot | India has changed and it will be a mistake to judge it by the lens of the past
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GhoseSpot | India has changed and it will be a mistake to judge it by the lens of the past

As seen in the Modi government’s handling of the Ukraine crisis or Jaishankar’s aggressive diplomacy in the US, it’s obvious that the old order now has to deal with a new India which will talk in its own idiom and walk at its own pace

US-India 2+2 talks showed despite all the bad press, Ukraine war may end up further galvanizing bilateral ties
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US-India 2+2 talks showed despite all the bad press, Ukraine war may end up further galvanizing bilateral ties

Surfacing of incompatible interests on the European theatre has forced both administrations to walk the extra mile and double down on Indo-Pacific partnership

India's purchase of Russian oil in a month less than Europe's in a day: S Jaishankar at 2+2
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India's purchase of Russian oil in a month less than Europe's in a day: S Jaishankar at 2+2

Jaishankar was addressing a joint news conference with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh along with their American counterparts Secretary of State Tony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, after the conclusion of the 2+2 ministerial.

Indo-US defence ties to stay on ambitious course, says Pentagon
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Indo-US defence ties to stay on ambitious course, says Pentagon

The Pentagon made the remark ahead of the April 11, 2+2, fourth ministerial dialogue in which Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin and Secretary of State Antony Blinken will host Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and EAM S Jaishankar.

India-US to hold 2+2 dialogue on 11 April with a focus on joint strategic partnership
India

India-US to hold 2+2 dialogue on 11 April with a focus on joint strategic partnership

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will hold the fourth edition of the dialogue with US Defence Secretary Llyod Austin and Secretary of State Anthony Blinken in Washington

EAM Jaishankar speaks with Antony Blinken ahead of 2+2 dialogue
India

EAM Jaishankar speaks with Antony Blinken ahead of 2+2 dialogue

India and United States are scheduled to hold a 2+2 dialogue in Washington on 11 April

'Russia won't come to your defence if China breaches LAC': US warns India
India

'Russia won't come to your defence if China breaches LAC': US warns India

Speaking in New Delhi, US Deputy National Security Adviser Daleep Singh said Russia has declared China as its most important strategic partner, by extension, that has real implications for India

India, US to hold 2+2 dialogue on 11 April
India

India, US to hold 2+2 dialogue on 11 April

The last 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue between the two countries was held in October 2020 in New Delhi

US undermined S-400 deal with India, tried to make it 'obey orders': Sergey Lavrov
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US undermined S-400 deal with India, tried to make it 'obey orders': Sergey Lavrov

The Russian foreign minister also said that the S-400 deal has very important practical meaning for an Indian defence capability and the deal has been implemented

India seals deal with Russia to procure AK-203 rifles in push of military modernisation
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India seals deal with Russia to procure AK-203 rifles in push of military modernisation

India and Russia have also signed an agreement to extend military cooperation for the next decade, informed Russian Army Gen Dmitriy Shugaev, Director of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation

2+2 dialogue will turn into efficient platform for regional, international issues: Sergey Lavrov
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2+2 dialogue will turn into efficient platform for regional, international issues: Sergey Lavrov

The Russian finance minister said on Monday that both Russia and India have a similar worldview of a more polycentric, more multipolar, more equitable world order

Russian President Vladimir Putin to visit India on 6 December for annual summit with PM Modi
India

Russian President Vladimir Putin to visit India on 6 December for annual summit with PM Modi

The MEA also announced that the first '2+2' foreign and defence ministerial dialogue between India and Russia will be held on 6 December as well

India, US discuss Indo-Pacific, regional issues ahead of 2+2 dialogue
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India, US discuss Indo-Pacific, regional issues ahead of 2+2 dialogue

US and Indian officials exchanged views on regional issues of shared interest, including in South Asia and the Indian Ocean region

India, Australia hold 2+2 talks, discuss concerns over possible spread of terrorism in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan
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India, Australia hold 2+2 talks, discuss concerns over possible spread of terrorism in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan

The 'two-plus-two' dialogue in Delhi between the foreign and defence ministers of India and Australia were instituted as part of an overall goal to expand strategic cooperation

Stop sowing discord between China, regional countries, Beijing tells Mike Pompeo
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Stop sowing discord between China, regional countries, Beijing tells Mike Pompeo

The Chinese foreign ministry's remarks came in response to a question on Pompeo’s visit to India and other South Asian countries

Third India-US 2+2 dialogue: Bilateral ties must focus on maximising convergences on strategic interests
India

Third India-US 2+2 dialogue: Bilateral ties must focus on maximising convergences on strategic interests

The focus on convergences and its institutionalisation through dedicated frameworks alleviates the pressures on the two sides to urgently contemplate formalisation of ties.

India, US to sign landmark defence pact to share high-end military technology, logistics today
India

India, US to sign landmark defence pact to share high-end military technology, logistics today

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh met with his US counterpart Mark T Esper on Monday as part of the 2+2 dialogue, and they briefly discussed the issue of India's border row with China

India-US 2+2 talks tomorrow: Dialogue to involve defence, external affairs ministries, key security deal on agenda
India

India-US 2+2 talks tomorrow: Dialogue to involve defence, external affairs ministries, key security deal on agenda

The upcoming US-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue will be the third such edition between India and the United States

Quad countries working towards strengthening 'rule-based' order in Indo-Pacific region, says US
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Quad countries working towards strengthening 'rule-based' order in Indo-Pacific region, says US

The Trump administration, ahead of the 2+2 dialogue with India next week, said that the Quad grouping is an "example of effective multilateralism at its best"