The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, His Excellency Abdulla Shahid has extended greetings and felicitations to the Government and the people of the State of Palestine on its Independence Day, in a message to His Excellency Riad al-Malki, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the State of Palestine.
Minister’s message reads as follows:
“It is my pleasure to extend sincere greetings and felicitations to Your Excellency, the Government, and the people of Palestine on the joyous occasion of your Independence Day.
I wish to reiterate the unwavering support of the Government and people of Maldives to the Government of the State of Palestine and the Palestinian people, in your long struggle for self-determination.
It is my sincere hope that the close fraternal relations which exist between our two countries will further strengthen in the years ahead. May I also take this opportunity to convey my personal good wishes for Your Excellency’s good health and well-being, and for the prosperity of the brotherly people of Palestine.
Please accept, Your Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.”