This is certainly not the time to rock the boat with China.
Donald Trump should realise we are no pushover.
For countries like India, already hit by rising oil prices after the US walked out of the Iran N-deal, tension in the Korean Peninsula will makes matters worse.
New Delhi's efforts may go in vain as Pyongyang has threatened to cancel the June 12 summit between Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump.
New Delhi will try its best to maintain its current ties with Tehran without offending the US.
For many in Pakistan's deep state, coming together of India and China is not welcome and needs to be stopped.
If the meeting between Modi and Xi Jinping goes well, it can expedite the final settlement of the boundary dispute between New Delhi and Beijing.
India is all set to host Nepal's Prime Minister KP Oli on his first visit abroad after assuming office for a second time.