The decision by the United States of America to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and relocate its Embassy to Jerusalem is a flagrant disregard of international law which could have dire consequences not only for the Middle East peace process and to the peace, security and stability in the region, but also, to the maintenance of international peace and security as a whole. 

His Excellency Mr Ahmed Sareer, the Foreign Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has departed to Jakarta, Indonesia to attend the Tenth Bali Democracy Forum, to be held from 7-8 December 2017.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Asim has extended greetings and felicitations to the government and the people of the United Arab Emirates on its National Day, in a message to His Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates.

The second meeting of the Joint Meeting Mechanism to deal with the issue of safety of Chinese tourists was held at Sheraton Full Moon Resort this afternoon.
H.E Dr. Mohamed Asim, Minister of Foreign Affairs and H.E Mr. Zhang Lizhong, Ambassador of China to the Maldives, co-chaired the meeting.

Minister of Foreign Affairs, H.E. Dr. Mohamed Asim participated as the chief guest at the Reception hosted by Ambassador Chang Won-sam, to commemorate golden jubilee of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Maldives and Republic of Korea.