MODI SPEAKS AT UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Prime Minister Narendra Modi concluded his US visit in September with an address at the United Nations General Assembly. Addressing the forum, Modi warned the world to take a progressive approach. Referring to Afghanistan, he said it was important to ensure that the territory not be used for terrorism or terrorist activities. From the pandemic, vaccine manufacturing, to ocean conservation the Prime minister also addressed key issues concerning the world today.

During the speech, he also took a dis at the neighbouring country Pakistan, “Countries using terrorism as a political tool have to understand that it is an equally big threat to them”, he said. It was the same day when UN secretary to India Sneha Dubey called Pakistan an “arsonist disguised as a fire fighter”, and calling out the county’s involvement with sheltering terrorists.

After the Quad summit with the leaders of the United States, Japan and Australia, he arrived at New York with warm ‘Modi’ chants from his followers. Though it was reported that there were protests across the city. After the speech, Prime minister left for India, concluding his US visit.

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