PM's Palestine Visit: Defence, Security On Agenda, 12 Pacts To Be Inked

PM's Palestine Visit: Defence, Security On Agenda, 12 Pacts To Be Inked

PM's Palestine Visit: Defence, Security On Agenda, 12 Pacts To Be Inked

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed in Jordan on Friday, the first destination on his current tour of the Middle East.

He will also meet Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum and some select CEOs of companies from Gulf countries.

However, Modi will be the first Indian Prime Minister to visit Ramallah ever since India became one of the first countries to recognise the State of Palestine in 1988.

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"We believe in the importance of a possible Indian role... to reach a final agreement based on worldwide consensus and resolutions, in which India and other countries can be part of", President Abbas said.

"Prime Minister Modi needs to made it clear that India gives out a strong political message that Jerusalem is under military control and is a disputed territory". He will also hold discussions with President Mahmoud Abbas and reaffirm India's support for the Palestinian people and the development of the state.

A lot of Palestinian diplomats have received training in India and hundreds of Palestinians have availed scholarships to study at Indian institutions as part of New Delhi's effort towards capacity building in Palestine.

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Trump and Modi also addressed North Korea, the White House said.

The investment from the UAE to India exceeds $11 billion. In 2008 then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had paid a visit to Muscat. He will then hold talks with Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al Said, who will host a banquet in the visiting dignitary's honour.

Mr Modi also the Union Budget was positive for farmers and the poor while citing the announcement of a health insurance scheme for 10 crore families, according to Parliamentary affairs minister Ananth Kumar. "And the possible role India can play in enhancing peace in the region, as well as discussing different economical aspects beyond the existing ties we already possess", President Abbas said.

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