India and Israel held the second round of consultations on UN and multilateral issues on 23 May 2022 in Israel.
2. Shri Prakash Gupta, Joint Secretary (UN-Political), Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), led the Indian delegation, which included officials from the Embassy of India in Tel Aviv and the WANA Division, MEA. The Israeli delegation was led by Mr. Haim Waxman, Deputy Director-General, UN & International Organizations Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) of Israel and included senior officials from the Israel MFA.
3. In keeping with their strategic partnership, the two sides had an in-depth exchange of views on multilateral issues and issues of mutual interest including the situation in the middle east and related to UN Peacekeeping operations in the region. The Indian delegation briefed the Israeli side on India’s priorities at the UN Security Council. The two sides agreed to continue their cooperation in the multilateral fora.
23 May 2022