London / Washington:
Foreign Minister S Jaishankar began his four-day visit to Britain in a face-to-face meeting with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, Jaishankar thanked Blinken for India’s cooperation in dealing with the Kovid-19. Jaishankar tweeted that he and Blinken discussed matters related to the Indo-Pacific region, climate change, UN Security Council and Myanmar before the summit of Foreign and Development Ministers of the G7 countries starting on Tuesday. Help from the United States to deal with the challenge, especially oxygen and the supply of Remedesivir medicine, was focused during the talks.
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Good to meet in person my old friend @SecBlinken. Detailed discussion on the global Covid challenge, focussing on expanded vaccine production capacity and reliable supply chains. pic.twitter.com/iQZmGjuPi5
– Dr. S. Jaishankar (@DrSJaishankar) May 3, 2021
Jaishankar tweeted, “Nice to meet my old friend Foreign Minister Blinken. He was discussed in detail on the global Kovid-19 challenge and focused on increasing vaccine production capacity and reliable supply chains. “I have told India in this difficult time, especially in terms of oxygen and remodevir,” he said. I appreciated the strong support from America. ”
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Meanwhile, US State Department spokesman Ned Price said in a statement issued in Washington that the two leaders reviewed recent efforts to combat Kovid-19, including US help for India, and the cooperation of each country during this global epidemic. Expressing gratitude for this, Pryce said that Jaishankar and Blinken discussed “tackling the Kovid-19 challenge and deepening the global strategic partnership between the US and India”.
He said that during the meeting, Blinken reaffirmed India’s important role in tackling the climate crisis and as a leading partner in the Indo-Pacific. “He said as a guest country of the G7 and UN Security Discussed ways to increase cooperation in multilateral forums, including the council. ”He said that the two leaders expressed a desire to continue cooperation between the US and India on various bilateral and global matters. Earlier, Jaishankar called it a very good meeting. .
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He came in front of reporters with Blinken in London and said, “We first talked about the strong support that America is getting in dealing with the Kovid-19 situation.” We appreciate it very much. “We discussed ways of alliances at the global level in expanding vaccination capabilities.” Blinken made brief remarks about India’s efforts for America during the Kovid-19 crisis. Mentioned cooperation. He said, “We remember well how strongly India came forward to help us in the early days of Kovid-19.” Blinken said, “We are fighting it together (from Kovid-19) And are ready to help in every way possible. ”
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