India and the US will affirm in the course of the G20 summit that their partnership is stronger than ever, President Joe Biden stated following a dinner and talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi final evening.
“Nice seeing you, Mr. Prime Minister. At the moment, and all through the G20, we’ll affirm that the United States-India partnership is stronger, nearer, and extra dynamic than any time in historical past,” the US President posted on X, previously Twitter.
Nice seeing you, Mr. Prime Minister.
At the moment, and all through the G20, we’ll affirm that the United States-India partnership is stronger, nearer, and extra dynamic than any time in historical past. pic.twitter.com/bEW2tPrNXr
— President Biden (@POTUS) September 8, 2023
Biden arrived in Delhi at 7 pm final night for the G20 summit. Shortly after touchdown, the US President headed to the Prime Minister’s residence for a personal dinner and bilateral talks thereafter.
A joint assertion issued on the finish of the talks stated President Biden had reaffirmed his assist for the reformed United Nations Safety Council with India as a everlasting member.
The 2 leaders, the joint assertion stated, had agreed to “deepen and diversify” the bilateral defence partnership and welcomed the ahead motion in India’s procurement of 31 drones and joint growth of jet engines.
Talks had been additionally held on cooperation in nuclear power, essential and rising applied sciences reminiscent of 6G and synthetic intelligence, and methods to basically “reshape” multilateral growth banks.
The joint assertion stated President Biden had praised India’s G20 Presidency for “demonstrating” how the discussion board is delivering vital outcomes.