- PM Modi tweeted that he has spoken to US President Joe Biden
- The PM mentioned they agreed to additional co-operation in opposition to local weather change
- We’re dedicated to a rules-based worldwide order, he mentioned
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted on Monday to say that he has spoken to the brand new US President Joe Biden to debate regional points and “our shared priorities” and specific dedication to a “rule-based worldwide order”. This was the primary telephonic dialog between the 2 leaders after Mr Biden’s inauguration which came about final month.
The 2 leaders famous that the India-US partnership is “firmly anchored in a shared dedication to democratic values and customary strategic pursuits”, learn a communique from the Prime Minister’s Workplace.
“They reiterated the significance of working with like-minded international locations to make sure a rules-based worldwide order and a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific area,” the communique learn.
“President @JoeBiden and I are dedicated to a rules-based worldwide order. We stay up for consolidating our strategic partnership to additional peace and safety within the Indo-Pacific area and past,” PM Modi mentioned in one other tweet.
President @JoeBiden and I are dedicated to a rules-based worldwide order. We stay up for consolidating our strategic partnership to additional peace and safety within the Indo-Pacific area and past. @POTUS
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) February 8, 2021
The 2 leaders have additionally agreed to additional their cooperation in opposition to the worldwide local weather change. “Prime Minister welcomed President Biden’s resolution to re-commit to the Paris Settlement and highlighted the formidable targets India has set for itself within the space of renewable power,” his workplace mentioned.
Quickly after taking up, Mr Biden has began the method of rollback of the US withdrawal from the Paris Settlement, effected by his predecessor Donald Trump.
After Mr Biden’s inauguration because the forty sixth President of the USA in January, PM Modi had congratulated him in a series of tweets. On the time, he had mentioned that India will work with the USA to make sure world peace and safety and take the partnership between the 2 nations to higher heights.
The India-US partnership is predicated on “shared values”, one his posts learn. “We now have a considerable and multifaceted bilateral agenda, rising financial engagement and vibrant individuals to individuals linkages. Dedicated to working with President @JoeBiden to take the India-US partnership to even higher heights,” PM Modi had added.
The Prime Minister had spoken to Mr Biden after his election victory, reiterating India’s agency dedication to the strategic partnership between the 2 nations. He had additionally congratulated Vice-President elect Kamala Harris, saying her election was a matter of delight for the Indian-American neighborhood.
The Democrats got here to energy within the US after the Presidential election in November. The change of guard on the White Home came about after weeks of tussle with outgoing Republican President Donald Trump, who insisted that he was the actual winner of the election.