President Barack Obama escorts Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. President Barack Obama lauded India's new prime minister for focusing on economic growth and addressing the needs of the "poorest of the poor."

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