Visit to Japan by H.E. Mr. S.M. Krishna, Minister of External Affairs of India

October 25, 2011

  1. H.E. Mr. S.M. Krishna, Minister of External Affairs of India, will visit Japan from Friday, October 28 to Sunday, 30 as a Guest of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

  2. On Saturday, October 29, Minister Krishna and H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, will hold the fifth Japan-India Foreign Ministers’ Strategic Dialogue. At this dialogue, Ministers are expected to exchange views on the further strengthening of bilateral relations, as well as on the cooperation on regional and international issues.

  3. This is the third visit by Minister Krishna followed by the trips to Japan in 2009 and 2010. The Government of Japan welcomes the visit which would contribute to the further strengthening of the friendly relationship between Japan and India.
    • (*The foregoing is a provisional translation. The date indicated above denotes the date of issue of the original press release in Japanese.)