Top 10 world news: Biden offers dialogue with Russia, India concerned about Chinese ship, more news

New DelhiEdited By: Manas JoshiUpdated: Aug 01, 2022, 08:25 PM IST
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US President Joe Biden has offered to negotiate with Russia over new arms control framework. Such talks have taken place between both nations in previous decades. In other news, India has raised concerns over Chinese naval ship's scheduled arrival at Sri Lankan port of Hambantota. There are concerns about the ship spying on Indian ports and nuclear facilities in southern part of the country closer to Sri Lanka. Read this and more in our Top 10 world news.

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