US - India

Chronology from Jan 2014 to May 2015

:   Frank Rose, US assistant secretary of state for arms control, verification and compliance, visits India to co-chair the first meeting of the newly-establish US-India Space Security Dialogue.

: Adm. Harry Harris, commander, US Pacific Fleet, visits India.

:   US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew and Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve Stanley Fischer visit India for the bilateral Economic and Financial Partnership Dialogue.

: President Obama visits India.

: Secretary of State John Kerry visits India to attend the Vibrant India Investment Conference in PM Modi’s home state of Gujarat and also meets the Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay of Bhutan.

: Adm. Scott Swift, commander, US Pacific Fleet, visits New Delhi.

: Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs Puneet Talwar gives a speech at the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses in New Delhi.

: Prime Minister Narendra Modi makes his first trip to Washington since being elected in May.

: US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel visits India to discuss military exercises, defense trade, coproduction and co-­development, and research on defense technologies.

:   Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker travel to India for the fifth US-India Strategic Dialogue.

:  Deputy Secretary of State William Burns hosts Indian Ambassador S. Jaishankar for a lunch meeting in the midst of the crisis in relations over the arrest of Indian diplomat. An official statement says, “They agreed that the past several weeks have been challenging, and affirmed that we are both committed to moving forward to resume cooperation on the broad range of bilateral issues before us.”

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