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Maldives: Human rights campaigner attacked, injured: Ismail ...
15 June 2012

Human rights campaigner Ismail "Hilath" Rasheed was attacked in the evening of 5 June by men who slashed his throat, near his house in the capital ...

Urgent Action       ASA 29/003/2012

Maldives government must end use of excessive force against ...
11 June 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: ASA 29/002/2012. 11 June 2012. Maldives government must ...

Public Statement       ASA 29/002/2012

Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.

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Amnesty International | Maldives must investigate sexual ...
28 March 2012

Maldives authorities must immediately investigate allegations that police beat and sexually harassed four women detained during an anti-government ...

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Maldives must investigate sexual harassment of detained ...
28 March 2012

Police beat and sexually harassed four women detained during an anti-government rally, according to testimony gathered by Amnesty International.

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Maldives security forces use violence against peaceful ...
8 March 2012

At least six people injured, some seriously, as combined forces of police and military attack around 300 demonstrators in the capital.

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Amnesty International | Maldives security forces use violence ...
7 March 2012

Maldives police and military forces responded with violence against a peaceful rally backing the Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP), Amnesty International ...

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Blog: Maldives security forces assault women protesters ...
29 February 2012

Women in the Maldives describe how security forces violently suppressed their protest against the new president.

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Maldives must avoid persecution of ousted government ...
7 February 2012

The Maldivian president has resigned following a police mutiny after a group of police officers joined opposition-led protests.

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Maldives: Further information: Campaigner for religious ...
13 January 2012

A Maldivian activist who was attacked and detained on 10 December 2011 for organising a peaceful protest calling for religious tolerance was released ...

Urgent Action       ASA 29/001/2012