Washington, Sep, 21: US President Donald Trump will meet Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday andPM Narendra Modi on Tuesday. Both the meetings with the leaders of India and Pakistan would be held in New York on the sidelines of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, a senior administration official told reporters on Friday in a preview of Trump’s engagements in New York next week.
Trump will participate “Howdy Modi” event in Houston with PM Modi and then Trump is expected to arrive in New York on Sunday night .
The US president will then travel to Ohio where he will be joined by Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison then both the leaders will visit Pratt industry and celebrate US economic relationship with Australia,” the official said.
On Monday (September 23), the first day of his stay in New York on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session, Trump’s first event will be the global call to protect religious freedom, the official said, describing it as a key event.
“After that the President is scheduled to meet with the following leaders. Prime Minister Khan of Pakistan, President (Andrzej Sebastian) Duda of Poland, Prime Minister (Jacinda) Arden of New Zealand, Prime Minister Lee (Hsien Loong) from Singapore, President al Sisi of Egypt and President Moon (Jae-in) of South Korea,” said the official .
On Tuesday (September 24), Trump will deliver his address to the UN General Assembly. After that, he will hold a number of bilateral meetings.
With PM Modi-Trump meeting on Tuesday, the two leaders would be meeting for the fourth time in as many months. The meeting in New York is expected to set the tone of bilateral relationship between the two countries over the next few years.