You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Ansari to discuss cross border terror with Hungarian, Algerian

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Vice President will raise with Hungary and Algeria the issue of cross border affecting amid the going tension with in the wake of the Uri attack and surgical strikes carried out by in terror launch pads.

Ansari will embark on a four-day visit to Hungary and Algeria tomorrow.



"Absolutely. This will be the major theme in all his (Vice-President) bilateral talks," Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs Sujata Mehta told reporters here when asked whether Ansari will raise the issue of cross border with the leaders of the two countries.

Mehta said "will be a major item in both Hungary and Algeria".

She said is not new for Algeria and it has fought a very difficult terror group in the recent past.

"There will be meetings of minds to fight with all his interlocutors and counterparts in both the countries," she said.

During the visit, Mehta said, Ansari will have bilateral meetings with Presidents of Hungary and Algeria, Prime Minister of Hungary and Speakers of national assembly.

She said the high-level visit to Hungary comes after more than two decades when the then President Shankar Dayal Sharma had visited the central European country in 1993.

Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations in 2001.

While around 50 Indian companies are operating in Hungary and have made their base to expand their businesses in other European countries, bilateral trade between and Algeria stood at 1.5 billion per annum, majority of which are related to importing oil and oil products to India.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

Ansari to discuss cross border terror with Hungarian, Algerian

Vice President Hamid Ansari will raise with Hungary and Algeria the issue of cross border terrorism affecting India amid the going tension with Pakistan in the wake of the Uri attack and surgical strikes carried out by Indian Army in terror launch pads. Ansari will embark on a four-day visit to Hungary and Algeria tomorrow. "Absolutely. This will be the major theme in all his (Vice-President) bilateral talks," Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs Sujata Mehta told reporters here when asked whether Ansari will raise the issue of cross border terrorism with the leaders of the two countries. Mehta said "terrorism will be a major item in both Hungary and Algeria". She said terrorism is not new for Algeria and it has fought a very difficult terror group in the recent past. "There will be meetings of minds to fight terrorism with all his interlocutors and counterparts in both the countries," she said. During the visit, Mehta said, Ansari will have bilateral meetings with ... Vice President will raise with Hungary and Algeria the issue of cross border affecting amid the going tension with in the wake of the Uri attack and surgical strikes carried out by in terror launch pads.

Ansari will embark on a four-day visit to Hungary and Algeria tomorrow.

"Absolutely. This will be the major theme in all his (Vice-President) bilateral talks," Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs Sujata Mehta told reporters here when asked whether Ansari will raise the issue of cross border with the leaders of the two countries.

Mehta said "will be a major item in both Hungary and Algeria".

She said is not new for Algeria and it has fought a very difficult terror group in the recent past.

"There will be meetings of minds to fight with all his interlocutors and counterparts in both the countries," she said.

During the visit, Mehta said, Ansari will have bilateral meetings with Presidents of Hungary and Algeria, Prime Minister of Hungary and Speakers of national assembly.

She said the high-level visit to Hungary comes after more than two decades when the then President Shankar Dayal Sharma had visited the central European country in 1993.

Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations in 2001.

While around 50 Indian companies are operating in Hungary and have made their base to expand their businesses in other European countries, bilateral trade between and Algeria stood at 1.5 billion per annum, majority of which are related to importing oil and oil products to India.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

image
Business Standard
177 22

Ansari to discuss cross border terror with Hungarian, Algerian

Vice President will raise with Hungary and Algeria the issue of cross border affecting amid the going tension with in the wake of the Uri attack and surgical strikes carried out by in terror launch pads.

Ansari will embark on a four-day visit to Hungary and Algeria tomorrow.

"Absolutely. This will be the major theme in all his (Vice-President) bilateral talks," Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs Sujata Mehta told reporters here when asked whether Ansari will raise the issue of cross border with the leaders of the two countries.

Mehta said "will be a major item in both Hungary and Algeria".

She said is not new for Algeria and it has fought a very difficult terror group in the recent past.

"There will be meetings of minds to fight with all his interlocutors and counterparts in both the countries," she said.

During the visit, Mehta said, Ansari will have bilateral meetings with Presidents of Hungary and Algeria, Prime Minister of Hungary and Speakers of national assembly.

She said the high-level visit to Hungary comes after more than two decades when the then President Shankar Dayal Sharma had visited the central European country in 1993.

Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations in 2001.

While around 50 Indian companies are operating in Hungary and have made their base to expand their businesses in other European countries, bilateral trade between and Algeria stood at 1.5 billion per annum, majority of which are related to importing oil and oil products to India.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

image
Business Standard
177 22

Upgrade To Premium Services

Welcome User

Business Standard is happy to inform you of the launch of "Business Standard Premium Services"

As a premium subscriber you get an across device unfettered access to a range of services which include:

  • Access Exclusive content - articles, features & opinion pieces
  • Weekly Industry/Genre specific newsletters - Choose multiple industries/genres
  • Access to 17 plus years of content archives
  • Set Stock price alerts for your portfolio and watch list and get them delivered to your e-mail box
  • End of day news alerts on 5 companies (via email)
  • NEW: Get seamless access to WSJ.com at a great price. No additional sign-up required.
 

Premium Services

In Partnership with

 

Dear Guest,

 

Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS.
Kindly visit the Manage my subscription page to discover the benefits of this programme.

Enjoy Reading!
Team Business Standard