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Let's join our forces to fight poverty: Modi, Trump in a conversation

India and the United States, we have been discussing on a continuous basis various economic trade and commercial relation issues, says Trump

Narendra Modi, Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi | Photo: Reuters

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Trump: Thank you very much. It’s great to be with Prime Minister Modi of India.  Incredible country and he’s an incredible man. Just had a tremendous election victory and he really is a man who’s loved and respected in his country.

We’re talking about trade and we’re talking about military. We’re talking about many different things, and we’ve had some great discussions...

Modi: (As interpreted)  Today, I’m meeting my friend and the representative of the oldest democracy in the world, President Trump. It’s a very important meeting for me. And whenever we’ve had the opportunity, we’ve always met.

... India and the United States

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First Published: Aug 31 2019 | 8:00 PM IST

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