“We’re partaking very carefully with all of our allies and companions around the globe on the query of Russia’s brutal aggression towards Ukraine. In fact, that features India. The worldwide group firmly acknowledges the necessity to maintain Russia to account for the atrocities that it has dedicated and its forces are committing in Ukraine,” Ned Worth stated.
Addressing the press briefing, Ned Worth stated that Russia’s conflict towards Ukraine has affected international locations around the globe. He stated that US and India share a dedication to carry rules-based worldwide order that respects territorial integrity and sovereignty.
Ned Worth stated, “We’ve been in common shut contact with India relating to what we are able to do to carry Russia accountable and to impose further prices on Russia for its conflict. We might not all the time share exactly the identical coverage approaches however each share a dedication to uphold a rules-based worldwide order that respects territorial integrity and sovereignty.”
He additional acknowledged, “That’s on the coronary heart of our international strategic partnership with India. It’s on the coronary heart of what we search to do with Quad with the opposite bilateral and multilateral work we do with India and Indian companions.” He stated that the US agrees with India that the restoration of peace in Ukraine is “important.”
Within the press briefing, Worth stated, “We agree very a lot with India that the restoration of tolerating peace in Ukraine is crucial. This is identical message that President Zelenskyy has issued in the course of the G20.” He acknowledged that the US agrees with Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s assertion that “right this moment’s period isn’t an period of conflict.”
“We welcome India’s assist for the individuals of Ukraine. India has supplied humanitarian help and calls by India for a right away finish to Russia’s brutal conflict towards Ukraine. We additionally very a lot agree with PM Modi’s assertion that right this moment’s period isn’t an period of conflict. In fact, that was the remark that additionally echoed on the G20. We’ve heard that remark on the UN as effectively,” Ned Worth stated.
Stressing that India may be ready to carry peace in Ukraine, Worth stated, “We do consider that international locations like India, international locations which have a relationship with Russia and Ukraine could also be ready to assist result in dialogue and diplomacy that might in the future put an finish to this conflict.”
He additional stated, “I say in the future and I put this within the conditional as a result of there’s one nation that in fact has demonstrated no willingness to place an finish to the brutal aggression, and that, in fact, is Russia.”
Ned Worth stated that the US continues to carry Russia to account for its conflict towards Ukraine. He expressed confidence that international locations like India may need a task to play when Russia is keen to “real dialogue and diplomacy” that results in peace.
“Simply as we proceed to carry Russia and senior Russian decision-makers to account for this brutal conflict. It’s finally our hope that as Moscow’s calculus modifications because it comes to acknowledge that this conflict has been and will probably be a strategic failure then Moscow will change into extra fascinated about real dialogue and real diplomacy that results in simply and sturdy peace and we’re assured that international locations like India at that second might have a specific function to play and we welcome that,” Ned Worth stated.