Who is the current foreign affairs Minister?
The current Minister of External Affairs is Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, succeeding Sushma Swaraj of the Bharatiya Janata Party on 30 May 2019.
Who is Maurice Payne?
Marise Ann Payne (born 29 July 1964) is an Australian politician who has been Minister for Foreign Affairs in the Morrison Government since 2018 and Minister for Women since 2019. She has been a Senator for New South Wales since 1997, representing the Liberal Party.
Who is responsible for foreign affairs?
Under the Constitution, the President of the United States determines U.S. foreign policy. The Secretary of State, appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate, is the President’s chief foreign affairs adviser.
Who is the first woman to hold a union foreign minister’s post?
In some cases, the Prime Minister has concurrently served as foreign minister. This is the case with Indira Gandhi and Sirimavo Bandaranaike who served as Prime Ministers of India and Ceylon respectively.