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News Maldives » Events: Maldives in crisis: Beijing faces tough choices

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/maldives-crisis-beijing-faces-tough-choices-180214122439606.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The Maldives was set for elections later this year, but now the country is in the midst of a constitutional crisis. The ripple effects of these events are also being felt across the Indian Ocean, given the ongoing strategic tussle for influence between ...

News Maldives » Events: The crisis in the Maldives, explained

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2018/02/12/how-is-trade-with-china-related-to-the-state-of-emergency-in-maldives-heres-what-you-need-to-know/?tid=pm_politics_pop
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein called the recent events in Maldives an “all-out assault on democracy.” U.N. Secretary General António Guterres has urged the government of Maldives to lift the emergency order. The U.N. Security Council ...

News Maldives » Events: Maldives Emergency: Tourists Cancel Bookings Following Unrest in Exotic Island Nation

News channel or source: http://www.india.com/travel/articles/maldives-emergency-tourists-cancel-bookings-following-unrest-in-exotic-island-nation/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Last week, a state emergency was imposed in Maldives by President Abdulla Yameen. He also arrested judges who had ordered him to free jailed opposition leaders, thereby starting a series of events and discussions which led to a huge deal of uncertainty ...

News Maldives » Events: Maldives holidays WARNING: ‘Hundreds’ of tourists CANCEL bookings after state of emergency

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/travel/articles/918714/Maldives-holidays-state-of-emergency-cancel-bookings-is-it-safe
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Independent Travel Expert, Frank Brehany told Express.co.uk: “The recent declaration of a State of Emergency in the Maldives, arises as a result of two events; the arrest of the President in 2015 and the recent decision by the Maldivian Supreme Court ...

News Maldives » Events: Maldives' State of Emergency: What Singaporean Travellers Should Do

News channel or source: https://sg.finance.yahoo.com/news/maldives-apos-state-emergency-singaporean-234754986.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

If you have an upcoming trip to the Maldives Even if you had already booked a trip to Maldives before this series of events conspired, there are still ways you can prepare to keep your trip as risk-free as possible. Make sure you have a solid travel ...

News Maldives » Events: Crisis in Maldives hots up as State of Emergency heads for review next Tuesday

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096477902/Crisis-in-Maldives-hots-up-as-State-of-Emergency-heads-for-review-next-Tuesday
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Protests organized by the Maldives United Opposition (MUO ... wearing masks and carrying shields charged at people and also told the media not to broadcast events live from Malé. Hussain Hassan from RaajjeTV and Leevan Ali Nasir from VTV were arrested ...

News Maldives » Events: Maldives' resistance figures fight back on social media

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/maldives-resistance-figures-fight-back-social-media-102109324.html
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

As security forces surrounded his home shortly after a state of emergency had been declared in the Maldives, 80-year-old ex-president ... Court gave a blow-by-blow account of the dramatic events via Twitter, Periscope and other social media platforms.

News Maldives » Events: India and the Maldives Emergency

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/02/india-and-the-maldives-emergency/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

He has reportedly defied Indian requests relating to the current crisis. China is closely watching events in the Maldives. The archipelago is a popular destination for Chinese tourists; in light of the current uncertainty, Beijing has advised its citizens ...

News Maldives » Events: Amid political turmoil in Maldives, press comes under attack

News channel or source: https://cpj.org/2018/02/amid-political-turmoil-in-maldives-press-comes-und.php
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

New York, July 27, 2017--Police in the Maldives should cease detaining journalists covering events of significant public interest, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Police yesterday briefly detained seven journalists from the private ...

News Maldives » Events: Maldives declares state of emergency as Yameen tightens grip on power

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-maldives-politics/maldives-declares-state-of-emergency-as-yameen-tightens-grip-on-power-idUSKBN1FP0ZS
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

Maldives police also arrested Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed and ... the declaration of a state of emergency should be submitted to parliament. In the event of a dispute about the declaration, the Supreme Court is meant to rule on its validity.