Narendra Modi and Barack Obama meet in Vientiane during ASEAN Summit [Photos]

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met US President Barack Obama in Vientiane and discussed the immediate priorities in the strategic bilateral partnership, including strengthening the civil nuclear cooperation and combating climate change.

FP Staff September 09, 2016 11:19:40 IST
US President Barack Obama (R) shakes hands with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi prior to a meeting on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Vientiane. AFP
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US President Barack Obama (R) shakes hands with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi prior to a meeting on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Vientiane. AFP
Modi met Obama and discussed the immediate priorities in the strategic bilateral partnership, including strengthening the civil nuclear cooperation and combating climate change. AFP
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Modi met Obama and discussed the immediate priorities in the strategic bilateral partnership, including strengthening the civil nuclear cooperation and combating climate change. AFP
During the meeting, Obama praised Modi's vision of entrepreneurship and innovation, which he said would be "very important for a country like India". AFP
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During the meeting, Obama praised Modi's vision of entrepreneurship and innovation, which he said would be "very important for a country like India". AFP
Both leaders reviewed the immediate priorities in the strategic partnership. They discussed climate change issues and energy cooperation. The two leaders also reviewed progress on Indo-US collaboration in nuclear energy, solar energy and innovation. AFP
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Both leaders reviewed the immediate priorities in the strategic partnership. They discussed climate change issues and energy cooperation. The two leaders also reviewed progress on Indo-US collaboration in nuclear energy, solar energy and innovation. AFP