On Thursday, Chinese Foreign Minister Qin Gang and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met (2 March). Following this meeting, Jaishankar stated that the goal was to establish calm and tranquillity in the border regions. About 45 minutes passed during their meeting.
On the eve of the G-20 foreign ministers conference this afternoon, Jaishankar tweeted that he had a brief encounter with Qin Gang of China. Current issues affecting our bilateral relations, particularly the state of peace along the border, were the main topic of discussion.
Jaishankar revealed in a media interview that he had a meeting with the Chinese Foreign Minister. We talked about the current situation of our relationship, which I described as "weird" to many of you. Among the adjectives I used at the meeting was (unusual). About 45 minutes passed during the meeting.