France becomes first country to appoint envoy for Indo-Pacific region

France becomes first country to appoint envoy for Indo-Pacific region

Paris: – France announced an independent policy for the Indo-Pacific two years ago and now has given indications of becoming more active in the region. French President Emmanuel Macron announced an independent Ambassador for the Indo-Pacific sector. Christophe Penot, a senior official in the French foreign department, has been given an independent charge for the […]

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Time for QUAD Expansion: US Deputy State Secretary, Stephen Biegun 

Time for QUAD Expansion: US Deputy State Secretary, Stephen Biegun 

New Delhi: – India had taken a guarded stand regarding the expansion of QUAD cooperation, expecting a vitriolic reaction from China. But Stephen Biegun, US Deputy Secretary of State said that the time has come to expand the QUAD cooperation, by including like-minded countries, with common interests, who are concurring on free and open Indo-Pacific sector. […]

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Quad Nations — India, US, Australia, Japan warn China

Quad Nations — India, US, Australia, Japan warn China

Tokyo: – The QUAD meeting, awaited by the whole world, of India-United States-Australia-Japan, started in the Japanese capital of Tokyo. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo showered severe criticism on China during an interview with an Asian magazine. US Secretary of State underlined the importance of QUAD, saying that the United States and its allies […]

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Japan to cooperate with India on multiple fronts including ‘Quad’: new Japan PM Suga

Japan to cooperate with India on multiple fronts including ‘Quad’: new Japan PM Suga

Tokyo: – New Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide made a statement that Japan is keen on strengthening the cooperation with India through the medium of multi-level agencies like QUAD and the United Nations. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi also assured to increase Indian partnership with Japan on various levels in the Indo-Pacific sector. These discussions […]

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US becomes active to speed up QUAD

US becomes active to speed up QUAD

Washington: – Against the background of increasing Chinese domination activities, the United States has become active to speed up QUAD in the Indo-Pacific sector. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and National Security Advisor (NSA) Robert O’Brien will be holding discussions with the QUAD countries in the months of September and October. US NSA Robert […]

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