India strongly pitched for increased effectiveness of collective action to counter terrorism with zero tolerance at the ASEM forum.
35 foreign ministers and representatives from 17 other countries got together for Asia-Europe Foreign Minister`s meet as India hoped deliberations will deal with regional and global issues.
Salman Khurshid will be meeting Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif`s Foreign Affairs Adviser on the sidelines of ASEM meet and discuss ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC).
For the EU, the summits are a chance to tighten its links with Asia.
Vice President Ansari will address the summit on the opening day on Oct 4.
China is now the EU`s second largest trading partner behind the US.
Day in Pics: 1st October
Showbiz World - October 1, 2014
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