PM Modi likely to join Biden Democracy Summit; Taiwan invited, China and Russia off list


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Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to join the “Summit for Democracy” at the invitation of US President Joe Biden. India is among more than 100 countries that have been invited to the virtual summit scheduled for December 9-10. The summit will mainly focus on issues of erosion of democracy. Leaders should also discuss how to protect freedom and rights. “The virtual summit, which will take place on December 9 and 10, will galvanize commitments and initiatives on three main themes: the defense against authoritarianism, the fight against corruption and the promotion of respect for human rights,” said a White...