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Minister Shahid sends National Day greetings to the Foreign Minister of Switzerland

From Ministry of Foreign Affairs




The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, Abdulla Shahid sends a message of felicitations to Ignazio Cassis, the Head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of the Swiss Confederation, on the occasion of the Swiss National Day.

Minister’s message reads as follows:

"On the occasion of the Swiss National Day, I wish to convey warm felicitations and best wishes, on behalf of the Government, the people of the Republic of Maldives and on my own behalf, to Your Excellency, the Government and the people of Switzerland.

Maldives and Switzerland have shared close bilateral relations for more than four decades based on mutual trust and understanding. Switzerland remains an invaluable ally for Maldives in areas such as climate change, upholding democracy, human rights, and sustainable development. I am confident that the relationship between the two countries will continue to prosper in the years to come.

Please accept, Your Excellency, the assurances of my highest considerations.