US to hold first summit of ‘West Asia Quad' with India, Israel and UAE

The US has said that it's going to maintain the primary summit of leaders of a new organization of 4 countries with India, Israel and UAE, reports IANS.

The US has stated that it will hold the first summit of leaders of a brand new organization of 4 international locations with India

Israel, and the UAE, albeit without a doubt, at some point of President Joe Biden`s go to next month to West Asia.

The group is known as I2U2 - for India and Israel whose names start with the letter "I" and the USA and UAE that start with the letter "U" - and it will be centered on West Asia.

The first summit could be held at some point of Biden`s go to to Israel, the first leg of his maiden trip as President to West Asia from July 13 to 16.

He may even visit the West Bank, domestic to the country of Palestine, and Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, where he'll meet round a dozen nearby leaders.

A senior White House official on a background name with journalists approximately the visit said that the new initiative

will be launched in a digital call that Biden will preserve with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Israel`s Prime Minister Naftali Bennet, and UAE`s President Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

They will speak protection and "regions of cooperation throughout hemispheres in which UAE and Israel function important innovation hubs", said the legitimate

who spoke on situation of anonymity and went on to explain the meeting as a "unique engagement".

No other details had been to be had about this new initiative, its desires, and attain.

A spokesperson for the White House`s National Security Council said I2U2 changed into inaugurated by means of Secretary of State Antony Blinken in October 2021

the virtual summit is a follow on "from that preliminary contact point".

"I2U2 is a wholly new grouping of partners that consists of the USA, Israel, India, and the UAE.

It is targeted on increasing economic and political cooperation in the Middle East and Asia, along with thru alternate, preventing climate alternate

strength cooperation, and coordination on other vital shared interests," the spokesperson said.

Since coming into workplace in January 2021, Biden has launched numerous multilateral dialogues

tasks together with a 3-nation group with Australia and the United Kingdom referred to as AUKUS and a Quadrilateral speak with Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Uzbekistan

deepened and reinforced present platforms which include the Quad with India, Australia and Japan

the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. He has also again the US to several world bodies that it had left beneath former President Donald Trump.