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French President Emmanuel Macron Invites PM Modi to Attend G7 Summit in France As a Special Invitee

Author : Odisha Today Bureau | Posted on: 2019-06-11

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has accepted an invitation from French President Emmanuel Macron to attend the outreach session of the G7 Summit in Biarritz as a special invitee, confirmed the Ministry of External Affairs on Monday.

 

The 45th summit of the G7 group of countries is going to take place from August 24 to August 26 in Biarritz, Nouvelle-Aquitaine,in France. The summit will be attended by leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, United Kingdom and the United States, and representatives of the European Union.

 

After confirming Macron's invitation and PM Modi's decision to accept it, the External Affairs Ministry said that the invitation is a reflection of personal chemistry between the two leaders, a demonstration of our deepening strategic partnership and recognition of India as a major economic power.

 


"The PM has accepted the invitation to attend the event which will also include a bilateral component," added the ministry spokesperson.

 

He was responding to queries relating to comments of the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of France Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne regarding the invitation extended to India.

 

Earlier in the day, Union External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar and Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan met with French MoS for Foreign Affairs Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne and discussed ways to further expand the existing India-France bilateral relationship.


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