Read Top 10 Narendra Modi Quotes From White House as You Start Your Day
After the end of their meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump addressed a joint press meet at the White House. Modi's address to the media was mostly on fighting terror and destroying terror havens.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi holds a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, US, on June 26, 2017. (Photo: Reuters/Kevin Lamarque)
Washington: After the end of their meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump addressed a joint press meet at the White House. Modi's address to the media was mostly on fighting terror and destroying terror havens. He ended his address by inviting the Trumps to India.
Here are the top 10 quotes from PM Modi at the joint press meet:
1) My visit to the US and the talks I held today is an important page in the history of India-US relationship. The talks have been very significant in every aspect.
2) We talked about terrorism, extremism and radicalisation and agreed to cooperate on this. Fight against terrorism and their safe havens is an important part of our cooperation
3) Peace, stability and security in the Indo-Pacific region is our focus
4) Increasing instability in Afghanistan is a cause of concern for us. We are having close consultation, communication and coordination with the US in this regard.
5) On security challenges, our growing security and defence co-operation is very important.
6) Trade, commerce and investment are key areas. Technology, innovation and knowledge economy are also areas were are actively looking at.
7) We consider USA a valued partner in our flagship programmes.
8) We agreed to work closely on boosting maritime trade and cooperation.
9) Both India and USA are global engines of growth. Elimination terrorism is among the topmost priorities for us.
10) I believe my vision of new India and President Donald Trump's vision of 'Make America Great Again' has synergies.
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