On the high orders of His Majesty King Mohammed VI, may God assist him, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Ms. Monia Bokata, officially visited the Republic of the Maldives representing the sovereign at the inauguration ceremony of the new President, Mr. Ibrahim Mohamed Solh , He said in a statement from the Foreign Ministry.
At the sidelines of this ceremony, attended by representatives of 46 countries, the Secretary of State was received by the audience by the new president of Sulh, during which the fraternal relations binding the two countries were focused, the statement said.
In the discussion, Ms. Bouquet praised the excellent relations between Morocco and the Maldives, which were marked in 1988 with the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
She also promised that the Kingdom would work to establish and establish bilateral cooperation in various fields, including religion, training and tourism, according to the same source. His Excellency the President of Maldives, instructed the Secretary of State to convey his warm blessing to King Mohammed VI, while thanking Morocco for its participation in the swearing-in ceremony. On this occasion, Solya stressed the importance of deepening and developing cooperation between Morocco and Maldives, especially in the fields of religious practice and tourism.
The meeting was attended by the new Foreign Minister of Maldives, Mr. Abdullah Shaheed, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Maldives, several teams of the new President and His Majesty's Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates. Maldives, Mr. Mohammed Malaki.
Morocco and the Maldives share a very ancient historical and spiritual relationship that date back to the 12th century thanks to Moroccan traveler Pastor Al Hafez Abul Barakath Yusuf Al Barbari, who was behind the spread of Islam in the Maldives. MAP said from the male, Mr. Maliki.