On the day Donald Trump debated Hillary Clinton he also became the first US presidential hopeful to sign up to attend a public Indian community event. Trump who has taken a strong stand against what he calls Islamic terror and has been invited by the Republican Hindu coalition to raise money during a charity gala for the victims of terror attacks across the globe.
In doing so Trump has also acknowledged the fantastic contribution of the Indian community to the world and the United States. His participation in the event has raised hopes among the Indian community that he will be a better partner than Hillary in the fight to isolate Pakistan. The debate is raging as India looks to enroll allies as it shapes a befitting reply to Pakistan.