US President Donald Trump has mentioned that he needs to do all the pieces attainable to maintain peace for the individuals of India and China, in line with his spokesperson.
Over the previous a number of weeks, the Trump administration has come out in assist of India towards China.
“He (Trump) mentioned I really like the individuals of India and I really like the individuals of China and I need to do all the pieces attainable to maintain the peace for the individuals,” White Home Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany informed reporters at a information convention on Thursday.
She was responding to a query on Trump’s message to India, which not too long ago had a standoff with China in japanese Ladakh alongside the Line of Precise Management.
Earlier within the day, White Home Financial Advisor Larry Kudlow described India as an awesome ally, saying President Trump is a good pal of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
On Wednesday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo mentioned that India has been an awesome associate of the US.
“India has been an awesome associate… They’re an essential associate of ours. I’ve an awesome relationship with my overseas minister counterpart. We talked continuously a couple of broad vary of points. We talked concerning the battle that they had alongside the border with China. We have talked concerning the threat that emanates from the Chinese language telecommunication infrastructure there,” Pompeo informed reporters in response to a query.
Travelling in Europe, US Nationwide Safety Advisor Robert O’Brien informed reporters that China has been very aggressive with India.
O’Brien mentioned that India is a democracy and is a good pal of america. Prime Minister “Modi and President Trump have an excellent relationship,” he mentioned.
“In actual fact, it was the final overseas journey that I took with the president earlier than the COVID-19 disaster hit, was to India, and we had an awesome reception of the Indian individuals there. Now we have so much in widespread with them, we converse English, we’re democracies. We have a rising, very sturdy relationship with India,” O’Brien mentioned.
Welcoming the White Home assertion, Al Mason, co-chair of the Trump Victory Indian American Finance Committee, mentioned that not like his predecessor, President Trump has come out overtly in assist of India.
“Many of the Indian-People have noticed that each earlier president – be it a Democrat or Republican, like Clinton or Bush Senior or Bush Jr or Obama have been very scared to aspect with India overtly, for worry of wounding China.
“Solely President Trump has had the braveness to say that… I really like India, America respects India… US stands with India – and that additionally, to over one billion Indians in India on the Namaste Trump rally held in India… and that too… close to India’s neighbour China,” Mason mentioned in a press release.
“And he’s constant in his love for India and Indian-People,” he added.
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