Cabinet Ministers of the Maldives have applauded the task discharged by the Sri Lankan Government including President Rajapaksa, amidst the political crisis in their country.
A high level delegation, including four Maldivian Ministers is now on a visit to Sri Lanka. A media conferences summoned by them was held in Colombo today. The Foreign Affairs Minister of the Maldives Dr. Ahamed Saheed attributed the political dispute which surfaced in his country to the protest expressed by the Opposition. The Maldivian Minister emphasized that the mediation of the Sri Lankan President, help them to resolve their dispute.