Union Foreign Minister S Jaishankar, who is currently on a five day visit to Israel announced that the two countries will resume negotiations on the Free Trade Agreement next month.
The Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will hold deliberations with Israel’s top leadership including its President Isaac Herzog and Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, during his five day visit.
This will be the farewell visit of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has completed 16 years in office characterised by near unwavering support for Israel.
The Biden administration is leaning heavily on Egypt, which has long played a role as mediator between Israel and Hamas, for help in maintaining stability in the region.
The officials said the closure was connected to Cairo's efforts to broker a long-term cease-fire between Israel and Hamas.
He spoke a day after Hassan Nasrallah, the leader of the militant Hezbollah, said he'd retaliate against any future Israeli airstrikes on Lebanon.
On Sunday, Israel's parliament, the Knesset approved the new Bennett-led coalition government, ending Netanyahu's historic 12-year rule.
Muslims pelt stones at policemen during clashes following an Eid-e-Milad un Nabi procession, in Jabalpur.PTI Photo
Migrant workers arriving from J&K wait at a railway station to board a train for their native places, in Amritsar. Many of migrant workers are leaving the Kashmir Valley after a series of attacks on them.PTI Photo
Blocked Askote-Jauljibi road after landslide due to heavy rain, in Pithoragarh.PTI Photo
Policemen fire teargas shells on Muslims during clashes following an Eid-e-Milad un Nabi procession, in Jabalpur.PTI Photo
NDRF personnel evacuate people from a flooded area after heavy rains in Rudrapur.PTI Photo
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
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