US President Joe Biden will host the Quad Summit in person for the first time on September 24 which will be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Other dignitaries attending the summit include Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga. This was announced by the White House on Monday, September 13, 2021.
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said the four leaders would deepen their ties and have practical cooperation on areas such as combating COVID-19, addressing the climate crisis and promoting a free and open Indo-Pacific. Will discuss moving forward.
After the Quad Summit, PM Modi is scheduled to address the general debate of the high-level segment of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on 25 September. The theme of this year’s general debate is ‘Building resilience through hope of recovering from COVID-19, rebuilding sustainably, responding to the needs of the planet, respecting people’s rights and revitalizing the United Nations,’ the statement read. .
Earlier in March, President Biden hosted the first summit of the Quad leaders in virtual format, vowing to strive for an Indo-Pacific region anchored by the values of free, open, inclusive, democratic, and coercive. be unrestricted. Subtle message to China.