A decent safety blanket and motion restrictions have been imposed throughout the spruced-up metropolis of New Delhi as India hosts its closing leaders’ G20 summit.
Up to now, the Modi authorities hosted 215 G20 conferences in over 55 places this yr.
Earlier in Could, Pakistan slammed India for internet hosting one in every of its tourism-related G20 conferences in India-administered Kashmir.
Pakistan stated New Delhi is exploiting its membership to advance a “self-serving” agenda.
In the meantime, in July, when Robert Habeck, Germany’s financial system and local weather motion minister, visited India to attend a G20 assembly of vitality ministers, he advised DW that he was optimistic about collaboration with India on vitality points and hoped for a free commerce deal between the EU and India.
He additionally stated that whereas he revered India’s personal “custom and partnership with Russia,” the nation can’t stay impartial whereas the conflict is ongoing.
Earlier within the yr, the G20 overseas ministers’ assembly ended with arguments over Ukraine and no joint assertion was launched.
Throughout the earlier G20 summit in Bali, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy addressed the gathering through video, however Modi has not invited Ukraine to take part on this yr’s assembly.
Russia’s Putin additionally determined to not attend the summit.
Amid worsening relations between India and China, Chinese language President Xi Jinping additionally stated that he won’t be attending the summit.
dh/sri (AP, AFP, dpa, Reuters)