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Trade dispute to defence: Modi, Trump have talks agenda set at G20 meeting

G20 talks between the two leaders set the tone for early India-US meeting on trade package

US President Donald Trump with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a trilateral meeting on the first day of the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan. Photo: Reuters
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US President Donald Trump with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a trilateral meeting on the first day of the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan. Photo: Reuters

Subhayan Chakraborty New Delhi
The trade ministers of India and the US are set to meet “at an early date’’ in an attempt to resolve thorny issues between the two countries. The decision was taken at a bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump on Friday, on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan.

Ahead of the much-anticipated meeting, Trump made headlines when he said big deals between the two countries were round the corner. “I think we’ll continue to get along with India. We’re going to have some very big things to announce, very big trade deals,”

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First Published: Jun 28 2019 | 11:32 PM IST

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