Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison will participate in the second India-Australia Virtual Summit on March 21. The situation in Ukraine will also be discussed between the two leaders during this period. Australian PM said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi The current situation in Ukraine and its impact on the Indo-Pacific region will be discussed during their online summit with.
Scott Morrison said in a statement that during the summit, discussions will be held to further strengthen bilateral trade and investment ties as well as explore new economic opportunities. “We will discuss regional and multilateral issues, including the current situation in Ukraine and its impact on the Indo-Pacific region and Myanmar,” he said.
The Australian Prime Minister said that the strong ties between the two countries are based on mutual understanding and trust and that both sides have a common view on the Indo-Pacific region.
Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues
Russian forces continued their attacks on Ukrainian cities and fired missiles and artillery bombs on the outskirts of the capital Kyiv and the western city of Lviv. At the same time, world leaders have called for an investigation into Russia’s repeated attacks on civilian targets such as schools, hospitals and residential areas.
Lviv’s mayor Andrey Sadovyi said on Telegram Friday that several missiles had been fired at a factory that repairs military aircraft. He told that with this a factory repairing buses has been damaged. Region’s governor M Kozitsky said one person was injured in the attack.