A delegation of European Union Ambassadors in Colombo has paid a courtesy call on President Dr Mohamed Waheed. The meeting was held this afternoon at Muleeaage.
At the meeting, discussions were focused on the current political situation of the country, and the preparations for the presidential elections to be held in Maldives this year.
President Waheed highlighted the steps being taken by the government for democracy consolidation, and to protect and promote human rights in the Maldives. Continuing in this regard, the President reiterated the government’s commitment to work together with the partners in Europe in this endeavor.
The President briefed the delegation on the measures undertaken by the government to maintain peace and stability in the country. He further underlined the efforts being put in by the government to overcome the economic challenges faced in the Maldives.