07 July 2016; The Government of Maldives strongly condemns the deadly bomb blast near the Sholakia Eid prayer congregation in Kishoreganj District in Dhaka, killing innocent lives and injuring many more.
Undoubtedly, the greatest challenge facing the world today is the growing menace of terrorist activities carried out in the ruse of serving Islam. The Maldives rejects terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. Countries need to work together to eliminate the menace of terrorism. The Maldives stands with Bangladesh and will extend every possible cooperation in the fight against terrorism. continue to work closely with the international community in eliminating the global peril. The Maldives stands by its brotherly country, Bangladesh at this time of distress.
At this time of national grief, the Government and the people of Maldives extend sincere condolences to the members of the bereaved families and profound sympathies to the Government and the people of Bangladesh.