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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday, September 22, departed from his much-awaited three-day visit to the United States.
After the Taliban taking over Afghanistan, experts believed that this meeting would hold high importance for India and its relations in the Middle East.
PM Modi, would be meeting US President Joe Biden and VP Kamala Harris for bi-lateral talks. Along with this, we would also address the United Nations General Assembly and meet Quad leaders to discuss matters of global concern.
PM Modi took to Twitter and wrote, “During my visit to US between Sept 22-25, I will review India-US Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership with President Joe Biden and exchange views on regional and global issues of mutual interest.”
“I will participate in first in-person Quad Leaders’ Summit along with President Biden, Australian PM Scott Morrison & Japan's PM Yoshihide Suga. The Summit provides an opportunity to identify priorities for future engagements based on our shared vision for Indo-Pacific region,” he added.
In a first, PM Modi would meet Quad leaders in person. As per reports, the situation in Afghanistan, climate change and maritime security could be the few main areas of discussion in the Quad Leaders’ Summit.
Modi’s speech at the UNGA would hold high significance, said reports.