Modi woos neighbors offering 1st benefit of India's progress

March 13, 2015 3:11 PM

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that India's neighbors should be the first beneficiaries of the nation's economic progress as he sought to woo smaller Indian Ocean states away from increasing Chinese influence.

"The future of any country is influenced by the state of its neighbors," Modi said in his address to Parliament, hours after his arrival in Colombo.

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