Mint Explainer: What transpired at the Jaishankar-Blinken meeting?
- While the two diplomats may have discussed Canada’s allegation against India in private, there was no mention it in the joint statement they released
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and his American counterpart, Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, held a bilateral meeting during Jaishankar’s ongoing visit to the United States. In the runup to the meeting, all eyes were on how the US would deal with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s allegation that India was involved in the killing of Hardeep Singh Nijjar, a pro-Khalistan figure in Canada. Mint breaks down the developments.