West German Foreign Minister Dr. Heinrich von Brentano and his wife, were welcomed at new?
West German Foreign Minister Dr. Heinrich von Brentano and his wife, were welcomed at new Delhi Airport by India's Deputy Foreign Minister, Mrs. Lakshmi Menon, and other officials, when they arrived for an unofficial visit, Feb 19-24.
Dr. von Brentano told Press reporters that West Germany regarded the recent joint declaration by India's Premier, Mr. Nehru, and President Eisenhower, with deep satisfaction. He was happy that mutual respect and understanding between Indian and Germany provided the basis for their relationship, and paid tribute to India's economic progress made since his previous visit, three years ago.
During his stay in India the German Foreign Minister will hold a two-day conference of heads of West German missions in South Asia, Feb 23, and will have talks with Mr. Nehru, Feb. 20.