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Modi meets Obama, discusses India-US ties

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Prime Minister Modi former US President here on Friday and discussed ways to further strengthen the US-relationship.

"It was a pleasure to meet, once again, former President @BarackObama, and learn about the new initiatives being taken forward under his leadership at the @ObamaFoundation and of his perceptions on further strengthening India-US strategic partnership," Modi tweeted after the meeting.

Modi Obama an unprecedented nine times when the latter was in office. Obama is also the first US President to visit twice while in office.

Earlier in the day, Obama addressed the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit. His Obama Foundation also organised a town hall meeting with young Indian leaders.

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First Published: Fri, December 01 2017. 18:00 IST
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