Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, left, and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi pictured at a bilateral meeting in 2018. Photo: EPAAustralia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, left, and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi pictured at a bilateral meeting in 2018. Photo: EPA
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, left, and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi pictured at a bilateral meeting in 2018. Photo: EPA

Australia, India seek closer ties amid shared wariness over China’s rise

  • Scott Morrison and Narendra Modi will hold a virtual summit on Thursday and are expected to sign a deal on reciprocal access to military bases
  • It comes at a time of heightened anxiety, with escalating trade tensions between Canberra and Beijing and tense India-China military stand-offs
Topic |   Australia
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, left, and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi pictured at a bilateral meeting in 2018. Photo: EPAAustralia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, left, and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi pictured at a bilateral meeting in 2018. Photo: EPA
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, left, and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi pictured at a bilateral meeting in 2018. Photo: EPA
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