PM Modi meets European Council members at G20 summit

Last Updated: Mon, Dec 03, 2018 13:59 hrs
Narendra Modi in G20 Summit 2018 (AP photo)

Buenos Aires [Argentina]: Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Friday met President of European Council Donald Tusk, and the President of European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker, here on the sidelines of G20 summit.

Official Spokesperson of Ministry of External Affairs Raveesh Kumar took to Twitter saying, "PM @narendramodi held a meeting with President of @EU_Commission @JunckerEU & @eucopresident Donald Tusk on margins of #G20Summit. Discussion focused on strengthening India-EU relations, including joint effort to counter terrorism in all forms."

The Indian Prime Minister, at present, is on a three-day visit to Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina to attend the G20 summit.

PM Modi also met Argentina President Argentina Mauricio Macri over breakfast at his official residence. The two leaders held discussions on bilateral cooperation in the field of agriculture and food processing, space, defense, oil and gas, and civil nuclear energy.

Indian Prime Minister Modi also met (on December 1) French President Emmanuel Macron and attended the first-ever Japan-America-India (JAI) trilateral meeting on the sidelines of G20 summit, where the leaders of three nations agreed to work together to address maritime and connectivity issues.