India and the US can develop ties which are “conducive” to regional peace: China

Vastavam web: China said today it hopes that India and the US can develop ties which are “conducive” to regional peace and development after the two countries agreed to enhance peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region by establishing a new two-by-two ministerial dialogue. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi agreed to enhance peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region by establishing a new two-by-two ministerial dialogue, which would elevate their strategic consultations, according to the White House.

Asked about the decision by the US and India to establish two-by-two ministerial dialogue, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said, “We noticed relevant report.We hope India and US can develop relations which are conducive to regional peace and development.”US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson also telephoned External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and greeted her and people of India on the occasion of Independence Day yesterday. Tillerson and Swaraj “had good conversation”, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said.