Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) | October 8, 2008
The US Congress has approved a deal that offers India access to American nuclear fuel and technology in exchange for safeguards on India’s nuclear program.++ India considers the US the key to great power status. ++ The US views India as essential for solving international challenges. ++ The next administration must improve cooperation that “reflects the shared principles, shared threats, and deepening ties between both economies and societies”. ++ India could be the key to settling the situation in Pakistan and Afghanistan.