11 March 2010, New York; The Maldives and Georgia, signed a Joint Communiqué
establishing full diplomatic relations. At the ceremony which was held at the
Permanent Mission of Georgia on 11 March 2010, the Joint Communiqué was signed
on behalf of the Maldives by H.E. Abdul Ghafoor Mohamed, Permanent
Representative of the Maldives to the United Nations, and on behalf of the
Georgian Government by H.E. Mr. Alexander Lomaia, Permanent Representative of
Georgia to the United Nations.
By establishing diplomatic relations, both countries
commit themselves to further increasing friendly ties and strengthening
cooperation between the Government and people of Maldives and Georgia.
Georgia becomes the 154th country to
establish diplomatic relations with the Maldives.