External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj met US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson n Wednesday in the national capital Delhi.

During a joint press statement, Sushma said Pakistan need to take action against safe heavens and supporters of terrorism as  recent attacks in Afghanistan are proof of the same.

She said President Trump’s policy on terrorism can only thrive when Pakistan takes action on terror groups.

Swaraj said she also discussed the important contribution of Indians working in the USA on H1B visa.

Tillerson said India and US are natural allies and both nations stand shoulder to shoulder against terror.

“India is crucial to USA-Afghanistan strategy, back India as a leader in the region,” Tillerson said.

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