Mongolia integral part of India’s Act East policy : PM Modi

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By Sarkaritel May 17, 2015 09:30

Mongolia integral part of India’s Act East policy : PM Modi


Prime Minister Narendra Modi meeting the Prime Minister of Mongolia, Chimed Saikhanbileg at the State Palace in Mongolia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi meeting the Prime Minister of Mongolia, Chimed Saikhanbileg at the State Palace in Mongolia

Ulan Bator, May 17 Mongolia is an integral part of India’s Act East policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Sunday and also announced a $1-bn Line of Credit to Mongolia for infrastructure projects.

Modi, speaking after delegation-level talks with Prime Minister Chimed Saikhanbileg, said both sides have also agreed to elevate their bilateral ties to a strategic partnership.

Modi said both countries also closely linked with the future of the Asia-Pacific region.

“We can work together to advance peace, stability and prosperity in the region,” Modi said.

“You have called us your third neighbour and spiritual neighbour; we will always fulfil the responsibility that comes with this honour,” he said.

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel May 17, 2015 09:30