PM Narendra Modi on August 22 embarked on a two-day state visit to France during which he will hold talks with French President Emmanuel Macron. After France, Modi will on August 23 arrive in the UAE where he would receive the ‘Order of Zayed’ the highest civil decoration of the country. From the UAE, Modi will leave for Bahrain on August 24 on a two-day visit, which will be the first ever Prime Ministerial visit from India to the Gulf nation.