External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj said protectionism in all its forms should be rejected and reaffirmed its belief in an economic globalisation which is more open, inclusive and equitable

amidst new trade barriers cropping up across the world, especially in the United States.She was addressing to the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Council of Foreign Ministers.She said tha we believe that economic globalisation should be more open, inclusive, equitable and balanced for mutual benefits. “Protectionism in all its forms should be rejected and efforts should be made to discipline

measures that constitute barriers to trade,” Swaraj asserted.Meeting was also attended by foreign ministers Wang Yi of China, Khawaja Muhammad Asif of Pakistan, Kairat Abdrakhmanov of Kazakhstan, Abdyldaev Erlan Bekeshovich of Kyrgyzstan, Sergey Lavrov of Russia, Sirodjidin Muhridinovich Aslov of Tajikistan, Abdulaziz Khafizovich Kamilov of Uzbekistan, and Secretary General of the SCO Rashid Alimov, among others.