Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, 22 August evening arrived at Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris. PM Modi will hold bilateral meetings with France President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on the two-day official visit.
PM Modi will also attend the Group of Seven (G7) Summit in Biarritz, France where he is likely to discuss the Kashmir situation with US President Donald Trump.
The PM is on a tri-nation tour from 22 to 26 August and will be visiting the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain apart from France.
- India has been extended special invitation to attend the G7 this year
- In UAE, Modi will receive ‘Order of Zayed’, the highest civil decoration of the country
PM Modi Arrives at Charles de Gaulle Airport, Paris on 2-Day Official Visit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday evening arrived at Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris.
PM Modi will hold bilateral meetings with France President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Edouard Philippe on the two-day official visit.
Trump to Discuss Kashmir With PM Modi on G7 Sidelines
US President Donald Trump has said that he would discuss with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the situation in Kashmir and help ease the Indo-Pak tensions when they meet at the G7 Summit in France this weekend.
Speaking to reporters, Trump said he was happy to try and help calm the situation in Kashmir amidst fresh Indo-Pak tensions after India revoked the special status of Jammu and Kashmir.
“I’m going to be with Prime Minister Modi. I’ll be with him over the weekend in France,” Trump said, referring to the G7 Summit in Biarritz, France during the weekend.
PM Modi to Receive UAE’s Highest Civil Decoration
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s third official visit to the UAE on 23-24 August is another important milestone in the bilateral comprehensive strategic partnership and the Indian community is looking forward to it, India’s envoy in the country has said.
During the visit, the prime minister would receive the ‘Order of Zayed’, the highest civil decoration of the country for “giving a big boost to bilateral relations between the two countries.”
Modi would also meet the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, to discuss bilateral, regional and international matters of mutual interest.