External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar will be on a five-day visit to Israel beginning October 17. The visit come at the invitation of Alternate Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Israel, Yair Lapid. This will be his first visit to the country as External Affairs Minister.
Jaishankar will hold a bilateral meeting with the Alternate Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Israel. Further, he will also call on the President, the Prime Minister, and the Knesset Speaker, an MEA press release said.