Need strong global response to defeat terrorism: Kovind

NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind today called for greater cooperation between India and Israel in countering terrorism and said a strong global response would defeat the menace in all its manifestations.

Welcoming visiting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who called on Kovind today, the President said India-Israel security cooperation was defined by their common fight against terrorism.

“This challenge is eating into the vitals of our society. Our counter terrorism cooperation is progressing well but we need to do more. We need to work together to develop a strong global response to defeat terrorism in all its manifestations,” the President said. (AGENCIES)