A spokesman for Germany’s Federal Foreign Office in Berlin said cooperation in the energy sector would also be discussed during the two-day visit, apart from oil, coal and gas.
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India’s relations with China and the consequences of Russia’s war on Ukraine are likely to figure in the talks to be held today (Monday) between India’s Foreign Minister S Jaishankar and his German counterpart Annalena Bierbock. Barebock will reach Delhi this morning on a two-day visit. Embassy of Germany Bierbock is visiting India at a time when the global consequences of Russia’s war on Ukraine are coming to the fore, according to a statement issued by the .
A spokesman for Germany’s Federal Foreign Office in Berlin said cooperation in the energy sector, besides oil, coal and gas, would also be discussed during the two-day visit. The embassy said that Bierbock’s talks with Indian Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar are likely to discuss India’s relations with China as well as Russia’s war against Ukraine and its consequences, for example in the energy sector.
Phone conversation with Annalena Barebock
However, before this, Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar had a telephonic conversation with his German counterpart Annalena Bierbock on 22 October. Many issues including the Ukraine conflict were discussed in it. This call was made on behalf of the Foreign Minister of Germany.
discuss the ukraine conflict
s. Jaishankar had tweeted that he had a telephonic conversation with German Foreign Minister Annalena Bierbock. Discussed our bilateral relations, sustainable development and Ukraine conflict. He agreed to continue talking.
Statement on Jammu and Kashmir
This came nearly two weeks after India lodged a strong protest over Barebach’s comments on Jammu and Kashmir at a joint press conference with the Pakistani foreign minister. Referring to Jammu and Kashmir, the German Foreign Minister had said that she believes that every country in the world has its own role and responsibility in resolving disputes.