India-US Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership will be reviewed: Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will reach Washington for his first US visit from September 22-25 after President Joe Biden has taken charge. PM Modi issued a comprehensive statement about the goals of his visit before leaving New Delhi on Wednesday. He is visiting at the invitation of President Biden.
“During my visit, I will review the India-U.S. Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership with President Biden and exchange views on regional and global issues of mutual interest. I am also looking forward to meeting Vice President Kamala Harris to explore opportunities for cooperation between our two nations particularly in the area of science and technology,” Modi said in his statement before leaving for the USA. 

PM Modi will participate in the first in-person Quad Leaders’ Summit along with President Biden, Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison, and Prime Minister of Japan Yoshihide Suga. “The QUAD Summit provides an opportunity to take stock of the outcomes of our Virtual Summit in March this year and identify priorities for future engagements based on our shared vision for the Indo-Pacific region.” 

“I will also meet Prime Minister Morrison of Australia and Prime Minister Suga of Japan to take stock of the strong bilateral relations with their respective countries and continue our useful exchanges on regional and global issues,” Modi said. 

He will conclude his visit with an address at the United Nations General Assembly focusing on the pressing global challenges including the Covid-19 pandemic, the need to combat terrorism, climate change, and other important issues. 


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