Sri Lanka and Bahrain Sign Three MoUs to Further Strengthen Ties
President Mahinda Rajapaksa was received at the Al-Sakhir Palace by the King of Bahrain His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa, the Prime Minister of Bahrain His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman bin Hamad Al Kalifa and other high-level Bahraini officials. Prior to the signing, President Rajapaksa received a warm welcome at the Palace.
President Rajapaksa said that this visit being the first ever state visit of a Sri Lankan President is an indication of the “warmth and maturity of the relationship between our two countries.”
During bilateral discussions, the two leaders discussed a number of matters of mutual interest while also expressing the mutual support of the two countries in the international arena.