Delhi, September 16:
Prime minister Narendra Modi meets Turkish President. Modi today held talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of the SCO Summit in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. The two leaders discussed ways to deepen bilateral cooperation in diverse sectors. During the meeting, both the leaders reviewed bilateral relations and exchanged views on regional and global developments.
The Prime Minister Modi will also take part in bilateral meetings scheduled to be held with Russia, Uzbekistan and Iran, this evening. According to the Russian Ambassador to India, Denis Alipov, during a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin, deliberations will be held on defence cooperation and military supplies.The two leaders are expected to discuss the International North South Transport Corridor, bilateral trade and trade with Central Asian countries, Cooperation within the UN and G-20, Strategic stability and the situation in the Indo-Pacific region.