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गृहपृष्ठInternationalUS President Biden, Indian PM Modi hold first conversation

US President Biden, Indian PM Modi hold first conversation

Two leaders agree to continuing close cooperation for Indo-Pacific, a stronger regional architecture through the Quad


KATHMANDU – US President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. has held a telephone conversation with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India.

During the conversation, the US they expressed that the United States and India will work closely together to win the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, renew their partnership on climate change, rebuild the global economy in a way that benefits the people of both countries, and stand together against the scourge of global terrorism.

Issuing a statement, the White House said the leaders agreed to continuing close cooperation to promote a free and open Indo-Pacific, including support for freedom of navigation, territorial integrity, and a stronger regional architecture through the Quad.

The President underscored his desire to defend democratic institutions and norms around the world and noted that a shared commitment to democratic values is the bedrock for the U.S.-India relationship.

“They further resolved that the rule of law and the democratic process must be upheld in Burma,” read the statement.

“The leaders agreed to stay in close touch on a range of global challenges and look forward to what the United States and India will achieve together for their people and for their nations.”





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