Former Indian Prime Minister dies at 93

(VOVWORLD) - Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who served 3 terms as India’s Prime Minister, died Thursday in New Delhi at the age of 93. 
Former Indian Prime Minister dies at 93 - ảnh 1 Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at an event in New Delhi, India, on September 4, 2003 (Photo: AFP/VNA)

 He will be remembered as the leader who brought India into the world’s nuclear weapons club, eased tensions with Pakistan, and built closer ties to the US. Vajpayee once made a diplomatic breakthrough with a visit to Pakistan by bus to express India’s friendliness. He was loved for his poems and sense of humor.

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