Biden announced $135 million in new U.S. aid for Syrian civilians, including some for Turkey.
US is promoting entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa as a way to create jobs and counter extremism.
Vision statement “Chalein Saath Saath: Forward Together We Go” for a joint endeavour for prosperity and peace.
Modi and Obama will also focus on regional issues, including current developments in Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq
Modi, who is currently in New York to attend the annual session of the UN General Assembly, would travel to Washington DC on September 29.
Joe Biden met Nawaz Sharif on Friday at the UN on the sidelines of the annual session of the UN General Assembly.
The White House isn’t actively considering Biden’s old plan, but Mideast experts see Iraq breaking up along ethnic lines.
NATO says Russia has built up a force of about 40,000 troop in its border with Ukraine.
Biden told Ukrainian leaders that he brings a message of support from President Obama to usher in reforms.
Western-backed Ukrainian officials are scrambling to find new sources of energy after Russia hiked its gas price by 80 per cent in response to the overthrow of Kiev’s pro-Kremlin regime.
The US leader also called the Polish Prime Minister to consult on the situation in Ukraine.
Ukrainian government snipers fired upon advancing protesters in the capital, Kiev, on Thursday, killing at least 70 people and wounding hundreds of others.
Sharon died Saturday, eight years after a devastating stroke left him in a coma from which he never recovered.
Biden’s visit is regarded significant he and Xi are said to enjoy a relatively close relationship.
‘This action has raised regional tensions and increased the risk of accidents’