Lisa Curtis, a former national security official in the US, stressed India's role in the matter ahead of US-India maiden bilateral meet.
Both the world leaders had spoken over the phone during the Covid-19 crisis.
US President Joe Biden will host the summit on September 24.
The UN ambassadors from India, Australia, Japan and United States meet ahead of two major events. One is the first ever Quad Leaders' Summit and the other is the Annual UN General Assembly Debate.
Due to our larger geo-political compatibility with Russia, we see a more active Russian presence in the Indo-Pacific as something very important, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said.
The Quad comprises India, Japan, Australia and the US. The four countries have maintained that the group intends to promote shared democratic ideologies and ensure a free and inclusive Indo-Pacific.
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The first virtual summit of Quad countries -- the United States, India, Australia, and Japan-- was conducted on March 12
US President Joe Biden on Friday opened the first Quad Leaders’ Summit held virtually and attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga.
China’s comments come just days after the leaders of the Quad nations--US, Japan, Australia and India, vowed to strive for an Indo-Pacific region that is free, open and inclusive.
Biden opened the first Quad Leaders’ Summit held virtually and attended by Prime Minister Modi, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga.
Congress leader P Chidambaram’s comments come a day after Quad leaders vowed to strive for an Indo-Pacific region that is free, open, inclusive and unconstrained by coercion.
'The leaders agreed that they would meet in-person before the end of the year,' US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan said hours after the maiden virtual Quad summit.
The US and Japan will provide financial aid to set up additional Covid-19 vaccine production capacities in India while Australia will contribute to the last mile logistics, foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said
The virtual summit of the Quad was also attended by Australian PM Scott Morrison and Japanese PM Yoshihide Suga, besides Modi and Biden
China was not mentioned in the Quad meeting, however, all four members of Quad have issues with Beijing.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar offers prayers at a temple situated on the Mandar mountain in Banka district.PTI Photo
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People Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti addresses a press conference at the party office in Jammu.PTI Photo
Jammu & Kashmir Public Health Engineering (PHE) daily wagers shout slogans during a protest over their various demands, in Jammu.PTI Photo
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