Jaishankar calls on Israeli Prez, PM; discusses bilateral relations

Updated: few hours ago

Jerusalem, Oct 20 (PTI) External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday called on Israeli President Isaac Herzog and Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and discussed ways to enhance the bilateral relationship besides exchanging views on regional and global issues of mutual concern.

This is Jaishankar's first visit to Israel as External Affairs Minister. He is visiting the country at the invitation of Alternate Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Yair Lapid.

Jaishankar, who is currently on a five-day visit to Israel, called on the two leaders separately.