PM Modi at G7 summit Live Updates (May 21): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Sunday that he does not see the conflict as a political or economic issue and that for him, it is an issue of humanity and human values. Speaking on day 3 of the G7 Summit in Hiroshima, Modi called for global peace, stability and prosperity.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a three-day visit to Japan to attend the ongoing G7 Summit, held a bilateral meeting with his British counterpart Rishi Sunak today. The prime minister also visited the Peace Memorial Museum in Hiroshima built in memory of those who died in a nuclear attack at the end of the second World War and signed the visitor’s book.
Meanwhile, in their first in-person meeting since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Modi assured Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy that India will do “whatever is possible” to find a solution to the conflict. Quad leaders too called for ending the Ukraine war through dialogue and diplomacy while asserting that it must not be an era of war.