India’s Modi breaks protocol to welcome Saudi’s crown prince

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi pose for a picture after Salman's arrival at an airport in New Delhi, India, February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi broke with government protocol to personally welcome Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to New Delhi on Tuesday. Ordinarily, the prime minister would not receive a foreign dignitary at the airport, but instead send an official or a junior government minister. “A new chapter in […]

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