Minister of Foreign Affairs, Abdulla Shahid has sent a message of congratulations to the newly appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari.
The message reads as follows:
“It is my pleasure to extend heartfelt and warm congratulations on your appointment as the new Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
Maldives and Pakistan have enjoyed over five decades of diplomatic relations and close bonds, based on shared faith, values and mutual respect. Let me reiterate our commitment to maintain the partnership between Maldives and Pakistan, for the mutual benefit of our peoples
I look forward to working closely with Your Excellency and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to further strengthen our relations in both bilateral and multilateral spheres.
Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.”