EAM Sushma in Abu Dhabi to address OIC conclave
New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Thursday arrived in Abu Dhabi to attend the foreign ministers” meet of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) states, an influential grouping of 57 countries.
Ms Swaraj will attend the inaugural plenary of the two-day meeting on Friday. It is for the first time that India has been invited to an OIC meeting as guest of honour.
“Recognising India’s engagement with the Islamic world. EAM @SushmaSwaraj arrives in #AbuDhabi for the Ministerial Meeting of @OIC_OCI. India has been invited by HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister of UAE as the ‘Guest of Honour'” External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted.