Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that the US and India have been discussing theongoing border tensions with China. Addressing a media briefing, Pompeo said he spoke frequently with his Indian counterpart S. Jaishankar, while lauding India’s move to ban 59 Chinese apps.
“India has been a great partner. They are an important partner of ours. I have a great relationship with my foreign minister counterpart. We talk frequently about a broad range of issues. We talked about the conflict they had along their border with China,” Pompeo said in Washington.
“You saw their(India) decision to ban many Chinese software firms from operating software on mobile phones in their country,” he added.