U.S.-Japan-India Track Two Strategic Dialogue March 2012
March 1, 2012
Delegations from the United States, India and Japan met for the ninth U.S.-Japan-India Track Two Strategic Dialogue in Delhi on March 1-2. The session was organized by the Center for Strategic and International Studies, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), in collaboration with Aspen Institute India, and the Japan Institute of International Affairs (JIIA) and co-chaired by former Deputy Secretary of State Richard Armitage, former CII Chief Mentor Tarun Das, and Yoshiyuki Kasai, Chairman of the Central Japan Railway Company. The delegates met with senior ministers and officials of the Indian government for briefings on foreign affairs, energy and economic development, as well as discussions of the recently established government level U.S.-Japan-India trilateral. The delegates also engaged in candid, off-the-record assessments of political, security, economic and energy issues.