Narendra Modi, Donald Trump express satisfaction over India-US strategic partnership during telephonic conversation
Washington, Jan 8 (IBNS): During a telephonic conversation when New Year greeting was exchanged, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump also expressed satisfaction at the progress in India-U.S. strategic partnership in 2018, officials said on Tuesday.
As per a statement released by the Ministry of External Affairs: "They appreciated developments such as the launch of the new 2+2 Dialogue mechanism and the first-ever Trilateral Summit of India, the U.S. and Japan."
"The two leaders took positive note of growing bilateral cooperation in defence, counter-terrorism and energy and coordination on regional and global issues," read the statement.
The two leaders agreed to continue to work together for further strengthening India-U.S. bilateral relations in 2019.