U.S. Department of State
Office of the Spokesperson
For Immediate Release
August 8, 2019
Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan will travel to Thimphu, Bhutan and New Delhi, India August 11-17 to advance the United States’ partnership with two nations that are critical to preserving the rules-based order in the Indo-Pacific region.
In Thimphu, Deputy Secretary Sullivan will explore expanding and deepening our ties with the government and people of Bhutan. He will then travel to New Delhi to advance the broad and multi-faceted U.S.-India strategic partnership, which is based on a shared commitment to democratic values, economic growth, and the rule of law. There the Deputy Secretary will meet with Minister of External Affairs S. Jaishankar and speak at the India-U.S. Forum.
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