Russia hits-out at India for promoting 'Quad', calls India an object of western countries

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov speaking at the Council meet calls India an object of Western countries that is involved in promoting Quad grouping, an anti-China game. MFA Russia also hits-out at US for undermining the Indo-Russia friendship.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Dec 09, 2020 15:31 IST
Russia hits-out at India for promoting 'Quad', calls India an object of western countries
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Speaking at the Russian Council, Minister of Foreign Affairs Russia Sergey Lavrov makes sharp comment on India, specially for promoting 'Quad', an anti-China game that Minister feels. "India is currently an object of Western countries persistent, aggressive and devious policy as they are trying to engage it in anti-China games by promoting Indo-Pacific strategies, the so-called 'Quad', says Foreign Minister of Russia.

Hitting-out at India Minister Russian Foreign Minister also accused United States of America (USA) for undermining the partnership and friendship that India and Russia shares. "The West is attempting to undermine our close partnership and privileged relations with India. This is the goal of the US’ very tough pressure on New Delhi in the MTC area, MFA Russia adds in his statement.

According to the Indian foreign policy experts, Russia is speaking on per the Chinese agenda.

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