Terror, Afghanistan in focus as Sushma Swaraj heads to China for RIC FMs meet


NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj will be leaving for China for the 16th Russia, India, China or RIC foreign minister meet on Tuesday. The meet will take place on Wednesday, 27th in Wuzhen, Zhejiang. The meet will be chaired by Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and will be attended by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and EAM Sushma Swaraj.

Announcing the visit, India’s Ministry of external affairs(MEA) in a press release said,”The Ministers are expected to exchange views on the global situation, regional developments of common concern, address global challenges such as terrorism and discuss trilateral exchanges and activities. ”

Speaking on the RIC meet, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang said, “During this meeting, the foreign ministers of the three countries will take the implementation of the important consensus of the leaders as the main thrust, focus on the current international landscape, exchange in-depth views on major regional and international issues of mutual interest and deepen third-party cooperation. “

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