27th June 2012, Male’; The High Commissioner of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, His Excellency Akhtar Ali Sulehri paid a farewell call on His Excellency Dr Abdul Samad Abdullah, in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
During the call, Minister Samad conveyed appreciation for the key role played by Pakistan for the development of the Maldives and expressed hope that the High Commissioner will continue to extend support to the Maldives. The Minister also emphasized the current political situation of Maldives to the High Commissioner of Pakistan, His Excellency Akhtar Ali Sulehri to the Maldives.
The Minister and the High Commissioner agreed that there is a broad spectrum of areas that both the Maldives and Pakistan can work together on. The High Commissioner noted with gratitude the strong friendship developed between the two countries, particularly at the United Nations and other international fora.
The meeting was also attended by Ms Fathimath Nuzuha, Senior Desk Officer of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Maldives.