New Delhi: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has invited Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for G7 Summit June to discuss the issues pertaining to global cause. The issues include coronavirus, climate change, open trade, technological change and scientific discovery.
Besides India, the UK has also invited Australia and South Korea for the June summit.
The UK PM will visit India ahead of the G7 Summit in June this year.
The G7 consists of the UK, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the USA and the EU, is the forum where the world’s most influential and open societies and advanced economies are brought together for close-knit discussions.
“This year the UK has also invited leaders from India, Australia and South Korea to attend as guest countries to deepen the expertise and experience around the table,” UK High Commission in Delhi said on Sunday. The aim of G7 is to intensify cooperation between the world’s democratic and technologically advanced nations.
Johnson said: “As the most prominent grouping of democratic countries, the G7 has long been the catalyst for decisive international action to tackle the greatest challenges we face. From cancelling developing world debt to our universal condemnation of Russia’s annexation of Crimea, the world has looked to the G7 to apply our shared values and diplomatic might to create a more open and prosperous planet.