Modi and Trump: A warm embrace

Like with Obama, there were a number of hugs between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump

Narendra Modi arrives at the White House

US President Donald Trump walks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and First Lady Melania Trump as Modi arrives for meetings at The White House. (AFP)

The warm Welcome

Here they are in the West Wing Colonnade past the Rose Garden. (AFP)

Shaking Hands

Here are the two world leaders shaking hands, looking in opposite directions. (AFP)

The Joint Press Conference

President Trump and Prime Minister Modi walk towards the joint press conference in the Rose garden of the White House. (AFP)

The Joint Press Conference

Donald Trump walks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a press conference which broke from precedent by prohibiting Indian and American journalists from asking them questions. (AFP)

The Joint Press Conference

Donald Trump and Narendra Modi arrive at the press conference in the Rose Garden amid flags of the two countries. (AFP)

Joint Press Conference

Donald Trump walks with Narendra Modi towards a joint press conference in the Rose garden. (AFP)

Joint Press conference

Donald Trump and Narendra Modi as they address the joint press conference in the rose garden standing towards their respective country's flags. (AFP)

Modi and Trump shake hands

Narendra Modi and Donald Trump shake hands after the press conference. (AFP)

Modi and Trump embrace

Modi and Trump hug after speaking to reporters. (AFP)

Modi and Trump embrace

Narendra Modi's signature move: The hug. Note the lack of eye contact. (AFP)

Modi and Trump embrace

The embrace is under much speculation. Is it a symbol of the close ties between India and USA? (AFP)

Heading Towards Dinner

Donald Trump, Narendra Modi and First Lady Melania head towards the blue room to eat. Modi was the first world leader to share a White House dinner with Trump. (AFP)

Farewell

President Trump and First Lady Melania bid farewell to Narendra Modi. (AFP)