Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Oval Office Chat: Narendra Modi and Angela Merkel

President Trump spoke with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India to congratulate him on the outcome of India’s recent state-level elections. President Trump expressed support for the Prime Minister's economic reform agenda and emphasized his great respect for the people of India.  President Trump also said he looks forward to hosting Prime Minister Modi in Washington later this year. 

The President also spoke with German Chancellor Angela Merkel to congratulate her on the outcome of the Saarland state election on March 26.  The two leaders also used the occasion to reflect on the Chancellor's March 17 visit to the White House.  The President said he looked forward to visiting Hamburg, Germany for the G-20 Summit on July 7th and 8th

Source: The White House, Office of the Press Secretary

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