Quad Meet: The newly appointed Prime Minister of Australia, Anthony Albanese, gave his opinion on the Russia-Ukraine war on Tuesday. Speaking of Australia’s approach, Albanese said, “Russia’s unilateral, illegal, immoral attack on the people of Ukraine is a violation and the atrocities committed on innocent civilians, is something that we are going through in the 21st century.” Couldn’t have expected in (21st century).” “Strong definitely views were expressed in the meeting of the quad leaders,” he said.
After talks in Tokyo between the leaders of the United States, Japan, India and Australia and before the leaders’ statements were released, the Australian leader said that Russia’s invasion of Ukraine was discussed and you will see the context in the statement.
No direct mention of Russia or China in joint statement
Although Quad leaders warned on Tuesday against attempts to “forcefully change the status quo”, they avoided direct references to Russia or China in the joint statement. His statement referred to the war in Ukraine and listed a range of activities that Beijing regularly blames in the region.
Japan claims Russian and Chinese fighter jets took off
Meanwhile, Japan’s Defense Minister Nobuo Kishi claimed that Chinese and Russian fighter jets made joint flights near Japan on Tuesday when the quad bloc (US, India, Australia and Japan). ) leaders met in Tokyo. The Defense Ministry, however, said the planes did not violate regional airspace.
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