External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar had extended an invitation to Bennett from Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Israel last year.
Prime Minister Modi, who was accompanied by Foreign Minister S Jaishankar, interacted with Bennett on Monday in a visibly cordial brief meeting.
During a meeting, both countries reviewed the progress made in Military to Military engagements including exercises and industry cooperation.
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Gilon said it is his privileged to be given this opportunity of taking forward the growing strategic partnership between Israel and India.
On Tuesday, Jaishankar met with Israeli Parliament Speaker Mickey Levy and the two leaders discussed at length the common challenges faced by the two countries like radicalisation.
Indian Foreign Minister S Jaishankar, who is currently on a five-day visit to Israel, participated in a quadrilateral meeting with his counterparts from Israel, US and UAE on Monday, Oct 18.
Israel has also joined the International Solar Alliance, a global initiative that India has spearheaded, with Jaishankar and Israel's Energy Minister Karine Elharrar signing on the agreement.
He said that this is his third visit to Israel in the last four years, but every time he returns, he leaves with the sense of an unfinished journey.
Jaishankar urged Israeli business, including from the defence sector, to invest in the country and take advantage of its business-friendly policies.
Jaishankar would call on President Isaac Herzog, Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Foreign Minister Yair Lapid during his standalone visit.
The Ministry of External Affairs said in a statement that Jaishankar will pay an official visit to Israel from October 17-21 at the invitation of Alternate Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Lapid.
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During his visit, Jaishankar would meet the country's top leaders, including President Isaac Herzog, Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Foreign Minister Yair Lapid.
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Bennett took oath of office on Sunday after the Knesset (Parliament) elected him as the 13th Prime Minister of Israel.
PM Modi said that he looked forward to meeting him and deepening their countries' strategic partnership as they celebrate 30 years of the upgradation of diplomatic ties next year.
As a measure to boost the ties between India-Israel, Air India on Thursday inaugurated its direct flight service between the two capital cities.