His Excellency Hussein Abdelhamid EL Saharty, new Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the Republic of Maldives has called on the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Asim today.

His Excellency Hussein Abdelhamid EL Saharty, new Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the Republic of Maldives has called on Foreign Secretary His Excellency Ahmed Sareer.

The Maldives today expressed its solidarity with the State of Palestine condemned the decision by the United States Government to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Speaking at the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Extraordinary Summit, the Head of Maldives Delegation His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Muizzu, Minister of Housing and Infrastructure said that the actions by the United States to recognize Jerusalem and its decision to relocate its embassy from Tel-Aviv would have dire consequences for the long-term peace, security and stability in the region.

The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to the Republic of Maldives His Excellency James Dauris paid a courtesy call on Foreign Secretary His Excellency Ahmed Sareer.

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights. A declaration which was motivated by experiences of World War Two to dignify human life and which became the reality for the fundamental human rights across the globe.