The Heat: Indian PM Modi visits US

The Heat

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump walk with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House in Washington, Monday, June 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

It was just a few weeks ago when U.S. President Donald Trump accused India of seeking to profit from the Paris climate accord. But that was then and this is now.

In a tweet over the weekend Mr. Trump called the Indian Prime Minister “a true friend.” And as the two leaders met at the White House there was much to talk about.

For more, CGTN’s Jessica Stone reports from the White House.
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To discuss what is going to happen during Modi’s U.S. visit:

  • Raymond Vickery, fmr U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce during the Clinton administration
  • Haiyan Wang, managing partner for the China India Institute, and co-author of “Getting China and India Right”
  • Sadanand Dhume, a senior fellow with the American Enterprise Institute