United Kingdom National Security Adviser Tim Barrow met with National Security Adviser Ajit Doval on 7th July 2023 in New Delhi. They discussed regional and global issues of mutual interest. Both countries reaffirmed their strategic partnership and committed to enhancing security linkages. Cooperation to combat violent extremism and radicalism was emphasized, with a shared belief that there is no justification for such actions in a democracy.
The Indian side raised concerns about extremist elements in the UK threatening Indian High Commission officers, urging the UK to take strong action against them. The two sides agreed to collaborate closely on counter-terrorism, counter-terror financing, illicit drug trafficking, and counter-radicalization efforts. Additionally, they expressed a desire to deepen collaboration in critical and emerging technologies for mutual benefit.
Q:. Who is the United Kingdom National Security Adviser?
a) Tim Barrow
b) Ajit Doval
c) Jake Sullivan
d) Maureen O’Brien
Answer: a) Tim Barrow