Wednesday, April 21, 2021

India Israel Relations Beckon New Horizons

How will India Israel relations shape up after recent UNGA vote? The recent meeting of the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi and the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu is a step towards stronger India Israel relations. The Israeli PM is on a 6-day visit to India with the hope of making India Israel relations bilaterally strong. He brings with him the positive intention of making India Israel relations stronger than ever before. This visit commemorates 25 years of diplomatic India Israel relations establishment.

PM Modi had visited Israel 6 months ago, making it the first ever visit by an Indian PM to Israel. Apart from the PM Narendra Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu will also meet and discuss the future possibilities of the India Israel relations with The President, Ram Nath Kovind and Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj.

Summit Talks in New Delhi for India Israel Relations

The two Prime Ministers, along with a large business delegation of 130 members, the largest delegation of its kind from Israel, are holding summit talks in the capital city. India Israel relations are expected to grow stronger in both trade and defence. The two countries intend to sign several deals across different sectors including defence, renewable sources of energy, natural gas and oil, amendment of standard procedures at airports, regulations for cybersecurity and more.

Did the UN General Assembly vote affect India Israel relations?

India, along with 127 countries, voted in favour of the resolution that opposed the decision of Donald Trump that appealed recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, at the United Nations General Assembly, held last month. The negative vote by India has had no effect on the India Israel relations as the Israeli PM stated that even though there was a slight disappointment, this visit testifies the positive and strong relations between the two countries.

Other News

Featured News

As MiG-35 Gets Neural Links, IAF Pilot Says India Must Prioritize ‘Capabilities Over Platform’

Russia’s MiG Corporation is developing smart target recognition systems based on neural networks for MiG series aircraft, especially the 4++ generation MiG-35 fighter, the...

Indian LCA Tejas Or Pakistani JF-17: Who Is Winning The Malaysian Fighter Jet Contract?

India’s multi-role Tejas fighter has captured the imagination of the Malaysian air force for quite some time now. The 4.5 generation Light Combat Aircraft...

As China ‘Attacks’ Japan Over Fukushima Issue & Disputed Islands, PM Suga To Meet US President Biden

Japanese PM Yoshihide Suga is in Washington for talks with US President Joe Biden amid China's mounting criticism of Tokyo's plan to release Fukushima...

How QUAD Allies India & Japan Are Making Andaman Islands A Key Military Hub To Checkmate China

India and Japan which are part of the QUAD block seem to have joined hands in the Indian Ocean region. India's strategically-located Andaman &...

India-China Row: Chinese PLA Deploys Long-Range Precision-Strike Rockets Near The Indian Border

As India, China border row continues to escalate, the Chinese PLA has for the first time confirmed the deployment of advanced long-range precision-strike rockets...