Malabar Turns Into QUAD As Australia Set To Join US, India & Japan In An Alliance Deemed Anti-China

“It will bolster the ability of India, Australia, Japan and the United States to work together to uphold peace and stability across our region,” Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne – who had joined her Indian, Japanese and US counterparts for the second meeting of the “Quad” Foreign Ministers’ meeting in Tokyo on 6 October, said.