Saturday, Jul 02, 2022

S Jaishankar Reaches New York To Meet UN Secretary General

Jaishankar reached New York after his visit to Washington where he attended 2+2 dialogue with Rajnath Singh among other engagements.

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar PTI

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday reached New York where he will meet United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday.

Jaishankar reached New York following his visit to Washington DC where he met his US counterpart Antony Blinken and US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin along with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh as part of India-US 2+2 ministerial dialogue among other engagements. 

India’s Permanent Representative to the UN T S Tirumurti received Jaishankar on Wednesday evening on his arrival in New York.

From Washington DC, Singh travelled to Hawaii to visit the headquarters of US Indo-Pacific Command. He will also visit the headquarters of the US Army Pacific and Pacific Air Forces during his brief stay in Hawaii. 

With PTI inputs