Speaker of the Parliament

Speaker of Parliament meets with Deputy Coordinator of US Counterterrorism Bureau

Speaker of the Parliament, former President Mohamed Nasheed, has met with the Deputy Coordinator of the Counterterrorism and Countering Violent Extremism of the United States, John T. Godfrey.

At the meeting held at the parliament building today, the two discussed and exchanged ideas on global terrorism.

The two also discussed the ongoing Syrian war and Maldivians that leave the country to go join it along with the recent suicide bombings in the neighboring Sri Lanka. Godfrey and his team also answered questions from the Speaker of the Parliament.

Speaker of the Parliament, Nasheed was accompanied at the meeting by the Deputy Speaker and some other MPs.