'India, US alliance most consequential of 21st century'

India, US alliance most consequential of the 21st century, says Congressman

Congressman Waltz is the Vice-Chair of the Congressional caucus on India and Indian Americans

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The relationship between India and the United States is the most consequential one of the 21st century, an influential American lawmaker said on Monday.

"I believe the US-India alliance is the most consequential of the 21st century, which is why I’m proud to serve as Vice-Chair of the US-India Caucus in the House,” Congressman Mike Waltz said in a tweet.

Congressman Waltz is the Vice-Chair of the Congressional caucus on India and Indian Americans. This is one of the largest country-specific caucuses in the House of Representatives.

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The Republican Congressman favoured a retweet from former US National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien of a Financial Times news report according to which India has moved some 50,000 troops on the China border.

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