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    Russia, India Sign Agreements Simplifying Mutual Travel

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    Russia and India have signed a package of deals after talks between President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, including on simplifying travel for certain categories of citizens.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) Among the signed agreements were a protocol amending the December 21, 2010, Russian-Indian agreement simplifying business and tourist visa approvals, and another protocol amending the December 3, 2004, mutual travel agreement for diplomatic and official passport holders.

    Modi arrived in Moscow for a two-day visit to hold talks with Putin on a range of bilateral issues, including transport, trade, energy, and the economy.

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