In an interview with Bloomberg TV, President-elect Dr. Mohamed Muizzu sought to clarify misconceptions surrounding his international affiliations, particularly those linking him to China. He firmly denied any “pro-Chinese” stance, emphasizing his unwavering dedication to the Maldives.
Muizzu expressed that his allegiance primarily rests with the Maldives and its people, debunking the notion of favoring any specific country. He made it clear that his commitment is to the well-being and interests of the Maldives above all else.
In line with the Maldives’ status as a smaller nation, Muizzu emphasized the importance of maintaining positive relationships with all countries and steering clear of entanglements in larger nations’ geopolitical rivalries. His focus remains on safeguarding the Maldives’ sovereignty and interests in the global arena. Muizzu stressed the necessity of diplomacy and collaboration to ensure the nation’s stability and prosperity.