Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar as we speak held a wide-ranging dialogue together with his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian throughout which the 2 leaders mentioned points of latest safety and political significance.
The dialogue between the 2 International Ministers got here after India and France exchanged views on the international secretary-level on regional and world problems with mutual curiosity.
International Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla and Secretary Common of the Ministry of Europe and International Affairs of France, Francois Delattre, through a video hyperlink on Monday mentioned the COVID-19 pandemic and reviewed the progress of their multi-faceted cooperation.
Mr Jaishankar, in a tweet, stated, “Broad-ranging dialogue with French FM @JY_LeDrian. Lined points of latest safety and political significance.”
“Additionally agreed to handle COVID-related challenges in well being and aviation. Thanked him for the sturdy assist in UNSC and stay up for working collectively,” he stated.
The dialogue between the 2 International Ministers comes at a time the Indian and Chinese language armies are locked in a bitter standoff in a number of places in japanese Ladakh for the final seven weeks, and the strain escalated manifold after 20 Indian troopers have been killed in a violent conflict in Galwan Valley on June 15.
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