Maldives committed to rejoining Commonwealth in 2020

Maldives committed to rejoining Commonwealth in 2020

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, His Excellency Abdulla Shahid sent a message on the occasion of the Commonwealth Day, marked on the second Monday of March.

 “On this auspicious occasion of Commonwealth Day, we once again recall the common values, principles, and firm conviction in the democratic practices espoused by the Member States of the Commonwealth as signified in the Singapore Declaration, and the Harare Declaration.

“The Maldives remains committed to rejoining the Commonwealth of Nations at the upcoming Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, and looks forward to working closely with the Member States, and the Commonwealth Secretariat to fully realize the aspirations of the Maldivian people.”