India – Call between Mr Jean-Yves Le Drian and his counterpart [fr]

Statement by the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs spokesperson (18 September 2021).

Mr Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, spoke today by telephone with his Indian counterpart, Mr Subrahmanyam Jaishankar.

The two ministers agreed to deepen their strategic partnership, based on a relationship of political confidence between two great sovereign nations of the Indo-Pacific. They also discussed the worsening situation in Afghanistan.

The two ministers agreed to meet in New York next week on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, to work on a common programme of tangible actions to jointly defend a truly multilateral world order.

Last modified on 21/09/2021

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