Relations with Moscow on its 'own merit', says India after Russian FM remarks west undermining ties

India-Russia Ministry of external affairs spokesperson Anurag Shrivastava said, “India has always pursued an independent foreign policy based on its national interest. India’s relationship with each country is independent of its relations with third countries.” Adding, “We hope that this is well understood and appreciated by all our partners.”   Source link

Afghanistan, counter-terror top focus by PM Narendra Modi at India-Uzbekistan virtual summit

New Delhi: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about Afghanistan and counter-terror at the India-Uzbekistan virtual summit, the first such summit with any central Asian country. On the issue of “terrorism, extremism, and radicalism”, PM Modi said, “we have similar concerns” and similar views on “regional security situation”. Mentioning the ongoing situation in Afghanistan, he … Read more