On the passing away of the former German Chancellor Helmet Kohl, hailed as the architect of German reunification the Prime Minister Narendra Modi through Twitter expressed his grief.
PM Modi wrote 'Our condolences at the demise ofMr. Helmut Kohl - statesman, architect of German unification & ardent believer in European integration: PM'
Mr Helmut Kohl visited India in 1986 and 1993. We value his contribution in strengthening India-Germany ties: PM @narendramodi, he added.
The Former US President Bill Clinton on his demise in a statement said "He was called upon to answer some of the most monumental questions of his time, and in answering them correctly he made possible the reunification of a strong, prosperous Germany and the creation of the European Union,"