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Important points made in joint statement by Modi and Obama

Written by Ravijot

PM Narendra Modi met President Obama for almost an hour-long meeting at the Oval Office on Tuesday 07 June, 2016. The Prime Minister thanked ‘close friend’ Obama for extending US’s support to India’s bid for NTCR and NSG membership. PM Modi also added that the two countries have been cooperating on a wide range of global issues.


These are the few points you need to know made by world’s two most powerful leaders in their joint statement –

  1. I am thankful for the help and support that my friend Brack Obama has extended with regard to membership in MTCR and NSG – PM Modi
  2. India and USA have strong bonds – President Obama
  3. India and the US have been cooperating on global issues such as nuclear security, global warming and terrorism – PM Modi
  4. India is a young country and we are aware of the talent it has. We will continue to work together in the future too – President Obama
  5. India and US are the largest democracies in the world. Our wider cooperation will be helpful for developing countries of the world – President Obama
  6. India is a young country, over 800 million of Indians below age of 35. Our youth power in partnership with US will serve mankind – PM Modi
  7. We are working shoulder to shoulder, we are proud. Will continue working together -PM Modi
  8. Want to thank my close friend President Obama, we discussed a range of issues. Also thanks to the US Congress for inviting me – PM Modi
  9. We discussed progress made on nuclear civil cooperation – President Obama




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