Against the backdrop of the standoff between Indian and Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh, White House Press Secretary said the US was closely monitoring the current situation and supports its peaceful resolution.
It is one thing to send additional warships to the Indo-Pacific waters to warn China that smaller countries around the South China Sea cannot be bullied. But it is quite different across a land border.
Trump's campaign sees the attempts to remove statues as a potential presidential lifeline. The campaign argues that liberals are dramatically overreaching by embracing calls to 'defund the police' and remove statues of American icons.
Despite differences in some key areas like Indo-Pak relations or the situation in Afghanistan, having US on its side helps India in dealing with other players at the global stage, while also expanding its geo-strategic space.