WASHINGTON: India and the US said they have agreed to build Six American Nuclear powerplants in India, in a boost to bilateral civil nuclear energy cooperation. The agreement came after two days of talk in Washington.The United States under President Donald Trump has been looking to sell its nuclear products to India, the worlds 3rd biggest buyer of oil.
The two countries said this in a joint statement issued at the conclusion of the 9th round of India–US strategic security dialogue, co-chaired by foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale and Andrea Thompson, the US under secretary of state for arms control and international security, on Wednesday.
Source: Times of India
- 14 Mar 2019
- Bhavya Bhandari