Clinton in India tonight for refuelling halt

New Delhi, July 20 (Calcutta Tube) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s aircraft touches down here Tuesday night from Kabul for less than two hours for refuelling on way to Seoul.

During her talks with External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna in Kabul, Clinton told him that she will at the Delhi airport for around 100 minutes as her aircraft needs refuelling, sources said.

Krishna and Clinton participated in an international conference on the future of Kabul, the largest gathering in the Afghan capital in decades.

The two discussed the Afghan situation, the recent India-Pakistan talks and the forthcoming visit of US President Barack Obama.

Clinton will be in Seoul Wednesday amid fresh tensions with North Korea over the sinking of a South Korean warship.

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