India has suffered from terrorism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said as he called for joint efforts to mitigate the menace.
Addressing leaders of the ASEAN member states here, Prime Minister Modi said India will continue its support to ASEAN for a rules-based security architecture for the region.
“We have suffered due to the menace of terror. The time has come for us to unite and think about mitigating terrorism,” Modi said at the ASEAN-India Summit.
“Our ties with ASEAN are old and we want to further strengthen cooperation,” he said.
“We will continue our support to ASEAN for a rules-based security architecture for the region,” Modi told the ASEAN
He said 125 crore Indians are waiting to welcome the ASEAN leaders as the Chief Guests for the 2018 Republic Day.
Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos and Brunei are the members of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)