United Kingdom’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office Minister for Asia and the Pacific, Mark Field met with president-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on Sunday.
Minister Field arrived in Maldives on Sunday morning and met with Solih at the latter’s office.
UK Ambassador for Maldives and Sri Lanka, James Dauris also took part in this meeting.
The UK government released a statement congratulating Solih on winning the election and assured that the UK government will assist and support Solih’s government.
Mark Field is also set to meet with foreign minister Dr. Mohamed Asim, opposition leaders, lawyers and organizations.