Tina Kaidanow, the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, "will hold talks on defence trade and peacekeeping, which are among two key areas of the rapidly growing US-India partnership as envisioned in the Administration's Indo-Pacific strategy," the Sate Department said on Friday.
Her tour that includes visits to Germany and to two other countries that figure in US Indo-Pacific strategy, Japan and Singapore, kicks off on May 20, but the announcement did not give the dates of her India visit.
"The talks will focus on expanding our security cooperation while furthering opportunities for American industry," it added.
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