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U.S.-India Counterterrorism Joint Working Group

U.S. and Indian officials will meet in Washington, D.C., for the 14th U.S.-India Counterterrorism Joint Working Group.

Acting Coordinator for Counterterrorism Justin Siberell will lead the U.S. delegation, which includes officials from the Departments of State, Justice, and Homeland Security. The Indian delegation will be led by Ministry of External Affairs Additional Secretary Ravi Thapar.

The U.S.-India Counterterrorism Joint Working Group is a regularly planned policy consultation designed to advance our common agenda and opportunities for cooperation across the full range of counterterrorism issues. Topics include regional terrorist threats, information sharing, border security, and efforts to counter violent extremism.

The United States looks forward to continued counterterrorism exchanges with India to broaden and deepen the partnership between the two countries. For more information on the U.S.-India relationship, please see the U.S.-India Joint Declaration on Combatting Terrorism.

Source: U.S. State Department