Monday, January 10, 2005

Kofi Annan arrives in Maldives

UN Secretary General Mr Kofi Annan has arrived in Maldives on January 9 at noon.

Annan will visit Kolhufushi island in Meemu Atoll and Vilufushi island of Thaa Atoll on Monday, January 10. Both islands were devastated by the tsunami.

Annan, the first UN Secretary General to visit Maldives, arrived after visiting Sri Lanka, in his tour of the countries affected by the tsunami.

Link to AFP's Amal Jayasinghe's article 'Maldives to show Kofi Annan how paradise was lost'

Link to Haveeru's Hilath Rasheed's article 'Annan calls on tsunami survivors to look ahead towards the future'


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