Will do every possible thing to ensure peace among India and China: Trump
Washington : After extending support to China over the Ladakh face-off with India, the US President Donald Trump has said that he wishes to do all possible things to maintain peace between the two nations.
He (Trump) said I love the people of India and I love the people of China and I want to do everything possible to keep the peace for the people, White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany told reporters at a news conference here on Thursday.
She responded to a question on Trump’s message to India over the matter. Earlier today, White House Economic Advisor Larry Kudlow had called India a great ally, saying President Donald Trump and Narendra Modi are good friends.
On Wednesday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that India has been a great partner of the US.
“India has been a great partner They are an important partner of ours. I have a great relationship with my foreign minister counterpart. We talked frequently about a broad range of issues. We talked about the conflict they had along the border with China. We’ve talked about the risk that emanates from the Chinese telecommunication infrastructure there,” Pompeo told reporters in response to a question.