NEW DELHI: Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov on Monday arrived in New Delhi for a two-day visit to India.
“Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov arrives in New Delhi for his official visit,” the External Affairs Ministry (MEA) spokesperson Arindam Bagchi wrote in a tweet.
He is scheduled to satisfy exterior affairs minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday. Later in the day, the 2 ministers will handle a joint press convention.
According to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), the visit shall be a singular alternative to debate vital features of bilateral ties, additionally to evaluation preparations for the subsequent India Russia annual summit and in addition maybe focus on regional and worldwide points of mutual curiosity.
Jaishankar and Lavrov will alternate views on important points of the worldwide and regional agenda, together with interplay with the United Nations, the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, and BRICS in addition to RIC (Russia India China), the Russian embassy mentioned.
An vital set of subjects associated to the scenario in the Asia-Pacific area and Afghanistan shall be mentioned,” the Russian embassy assertion additional added.
After India, Lavrov will visit Pakistan from April 6-7.