Maldives signs 20 important deals and strengthens ties with China amid dispute with India

During the inaugural state visit of recently elected President Mohamed Muizzu to Beijing on Wednesday, the Maldives and China strengthened their bilateral ties. “20 key agreements between the two countries” were inked, according to a statement from the presidential office, one of which dealt with tourism collaboration. The Maldives and India are at odds over statements made by three ministers on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Lakshadweep.

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