Updated: August 8, 2020 8:15:48 am
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday held a gathering together with his counterparts from the US, Australia, Israel, Brazil and South Korea and mentioned challenges associated to the coronavirus.
Jaishankar mentioned in a tweet that he had a “helpful assembly” with Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha, Brazilian Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo, Israeli Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
“Useful assembly with my colleagues @MarisePayne, Kang Kyung-wha, @ernestofaraujo, @Gabi_Ashkenazi and @SecPompeo. Continued our dialog on the Corona problem. Always good to be taught from one another,” Jaishankar posted.
Useful assembly with my colleagues @MarisePayne, Kang Kyung-wha, @ernestofaraujo, @Gabi_Ashkenazi and @SecPompeo. Continued our dialog on the #Corona problem. Always good to be taught from one another. pic.twitter.com/DN8TVdpz4N
— Dr. S. Jaishankar (@DrSJaishankar) August 7, 2020
On Thursday, Jaishankar and Pompeo had spoken over the telephone and in a wide-ranging dialog had mentioned regional and world points, together with the Covid-19 pandemic, Indo-Pacific and Quadrilateral coalition.
The two leaders spoke over telephone and reiterated the energy of the India-US relationship to advance peace, prosperity and safety within the Indo-Pacific area and across the globe, Cale Brown, Principal Deputy Spokesperson of the US State Department, mentioned.
Jaishankar on Friday mentioned he held a wide-ranging dialog with Pompeo.
“Reviewed our bilateral cooperation together with working of related mechanisms. Shared assessments on regional and world points together with South Asia, Afghanistan, Indo-Pacific & past,” he tweeted.
“Exchanged views on responding to the coronavirus problem. Discussed assembly within the Quad format within the close to future,” he wrote.
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