Scandinavian Prime Minister condemns Russia's invasion of Ukraine in a summit meeting with Prime Minister Modi

Scandinavian Prime Minister condemns Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in a summit meeting with Prime Minister Modi

The Nordic Prime Minister has strongly condemned the “illegal and provocative attacks” by Russian troops on Ukraine, a joint statement from the second India-Nordic summit said Wednesday.

The statement was issued after Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a summit meeting with the Prime Ministers of Norway, Sweden, Iceland, Finland and Denmark.

During the summit, the Prime Minister promised to continue to deepen cooperation between Scandinavian countries and India, important issues related to Ukraine’s conflict, multilateral cooperation, green transition and climate change, and international peace and security, including blue. Focused on the problem. Economy, innovation, digitalization.

The Prime Minister reaffirmed the importance of free trade as a driving force for achieving inclusive growth and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.

“The Nordic Prime Minister has repeatedly blamed Russian troops for illegal and provocative attacks on Ukraine,” the joint statement read.