The recent visit to UAE has strengthened the Maldives-UAE relations says President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayyoom.
On the occasion of UAE’s 46th national day, President Abdulla Yameen has conveyed, in separate messages, felicitations of the 46th National Day of the United Arab Emirates to the President of the United Arab Emirates and Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, His Royal Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, His Royal Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and Crown Prince of the United Arab Emirates, His Royal Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
In his message, President Yameen expressed hope that the fraternal bond between the Maldives and UAE will continue to go even stronger in the years ahead for the mutual benefit of both countries and their brotherly peoples, and noted with confidence that his recent visit to UAE has reinvigorated the Maldives-UAE relations founded on goodwill, understanding and reciprocity.
The president also noted that the Maldives-UAE ties have reached a new milestone in recent years.
The National Day of UAE commemorates the federal unification of the seven emirates to form the modern-day nation.