Vice President of European Commission and High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini has paid a courtesy call on Defense Minister Mariya Ahmed Didi.
The meeting was held Thursday morning at the Defense Ministry.
During this meeting discussions were held regarding the security challenges faced by the Maldives and the EU in addition to discussions on further strengthening the ties between the Maldives and the EU.
Defense Minister Mariya was joined by Chief of Defense Force, Major General Abdulla Shamaal, Brigadier General Zakariyya Mansoor and Brigadier General Wais Waheed.
Mogherini has also met up with President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid during her visit to the Maldives as well.