New Delhi: Envoys of four states presented their credentials to President Pranab Mukherjee at a ceremony held in Rashtrapati Bhavan here today.
Ambassadors of Ethiopia, France, Mozambique and Equatorial Guinea presented their credentials to the President at a function here.
Diplomatic credentials are documents presented by foreign ambassadors and ministers to the chief of state of the host government. The documents, which follow a standard text, identify the diplomats as representatives of their governments and empowered to speak for them.
The envoys who presented their credentials were – Ambassador of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Asfaw Dingamo Kame, Ambassador of France Alexandre Ziegler, High Commissioner of Republic of Mozambique Ermindo Augusto Ferreira and Ambassador of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea Manuel Mbela Bama Ndong. (ANI)