MODI, OBAMA TO MEET IN SEPT ON G-20 SIDELINES
NEW DELHI: US President Barack Obama will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the G-20 summit at Hangzhou, China, on September 4-5 for bilateral discussions on several issues, including terrorism and expansion of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).
South Block sources said the two leaders are also likely to discuss economic and defence relations besides the agenda before the multilateral forum.
The bilateral meeting was finalised after the two-day visit of the US deputy national
security advisor Adewale ‘Wally’ Adeyemo to New Delhi, where he met finance minister
Arun Jaitley and power minister Piyush Goyal besides senior officials at the Prime Minister’s Office and external affairs ministry.