In a joint conference at the White House, President Donald Trump has described Prime Minister Narendra Modi as his true friend. Trump on Monday asserted that the ties between and U.S. have never been so strong and better. Trump praised India for implementing the GST and ending corruption. He stated that constitutions of both countries have begun with ‘We, the people’. Narendra Modi said that both countries have spoken about an elimination of terrorism and extremism. He stated that India and the US are global engines of growth.