Michael Fallon calls for preventing extremism from 'poisoning' young minds

British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon on Wednesday called on India and the United Kingdom to jointly confront extremism and prevent it from poisoning the youth. "We have to protect our key institutions but above all we've to protect ourselves against threats from extremism in poisoning young minds," he said, while emphasising on the need for developing partnership. The Defence Secretary, who was in the national capital today also called for cohesive efforts in the field of defence, developing national infrastructure and safeguarding companies from cyber attacks.