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Ukraine crisis: PM Modi chairs meeting of Cabinet Committee on Security

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security on Thursday after Russia launched an attack on Ukraine.

Ukraine crisis LIVE: PM Modi likely to speak to Putin tonight, says report

Press Trust of India New Delhi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security on Thursday after Russia launched an attack on Ukraine.
Sources said Modi is also likely to speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Besides Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Home minister Amit Shah and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar were seen in a video of the meeting shared by official sources.
Union ministers Piyush Goyal and Hardeep Singh Puri who are not part of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) were in the meeting.
National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and P K Mishra, the principal secretary to the prime minister, also attended the meeting.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, who cast aside international condemnation and sanctions and announced the launch of the military offensive against Ukraine on Thursday, also warned other countries that any attempt to interfere would lead to consequences they had "never seen".

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First Published: Feb 24 2022 | 8:28 PM IST

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