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New Delhi : US Secretary of Defence James Mattis called on PM Narendra Modi on September 26, 2017, afternoon. The Prime Minister recalled his wide-ranging, candid and fruitful discussions with President Donald Trump during his visit to the United States in June this year. Both sides had reaffirmed their resolve to further develop their strong strategic partnership.
Secretary Mattis briefed PM Modi on the progress in advancing the bilateral agenda and implementing the decisions taken during that visit. They also discussed enhanced cooperation, regionally and globally, in pursuing shared priorities for peace, stability and combating terrorism. PM Modi appreciated the close engagement between the two countries on regional and global issues of mutual concern, according to a PIB release.