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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives in India

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Pompeo's visit comes ahead of the meeting between Trump and Modi on the sidelines of the G20 Summit, which will be held in Osaka, Japan from June 28-29.

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NEW DELHI: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived here on Tuesday to hold talks with the top Indian leadership -- the first high-level visit from any country following the Lok Sabha polls.

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Pompeo will hold talks on Wednesday with India's purchase of S-400 missile defence systems from Russia, terrorism, H1B visas, trade and the situation arising out of US sanctions on buying oil from Iran likely to be on the table, along with a host of other issues.

Pompeo's visit comes ahead of the meeting between US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the G20 Summit, which will be held in Osaka, Japan from June 28-29.

Pompeo will also have a working lunch with Jaishankar and call on Prime Minister Modi on Wednesday.

He will meet Indian and US business leaders in a roundtable format and deliver a policy speech at the India International Centre here.
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8 Comments on this Story

Tech Excel486 days ago
@ vittal .if u take the name vittal john khan then there will be confusion.Also u urself wrote wrong spelling of expression...so first learn english and then join kindergarten ASAP.
Vittal Anand Rao.486 days ago
Oh !! Vittal is marathi. Fool. You are not so smart to judge people by name. You confuse with Lord as also names. Better get some mental hospital and good vision.
Tech Excel487 days ago
@ vittal anand..u foolish person I am comparing him to lord cornwallis not actually calling him lord...Btw south indians r always dying for other countries visa..be it saudi or US..so stfu