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News Maldives » Social: India, China vie for influence as crisis unfolds in Maldives

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/india-china-vie-influence-crisis-unfolds-maldives-52993084
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

But the Maldives began tilting toward Beijing after Yameen ... His government curbed freedom of speech and assembly, with heavy fines imposed on journalists and social media users found guilty of defamation. In 2015, in a trial widely criticized by ...

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

News channel or source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/south-asia/maldives-resistance-figures-fight-back-on-social-media/articleshow/62805445.cms
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

HONG KONG: As security forces surrounded his home shortly after a state of emergency had been declared in the Maldives, 80-year-old ex-president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom deftly hit social media to tell the world of his impending arrest. The government quickly ...

News Maldives » Social: Keep Off Maldives, Yameen Government Tells Indian Military

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/223916/keep-off-maldives-yameen-government-tells-indian-military/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

It noted that these calls for Indian intervention had been reported in both social media and traditional media outlets in the Maldives and India. Stating that these demands for intervention were a threat to Maldives’ independence and security ...

News Maldives » Social: Maldives' embattled president sends envoys to China, Saudi for support

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-maldives-politics/maldives-embattled-president-sends-envoys-to-china-saudi-for-support-idUSKBN1FS1B7?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

That is surely not the way forward,” it said in a post on social network Twitter. Nasheed, in exile since he was allowed to go abroad for medical treatment in 2016, urged India to send an envoy “backed by the military” to the Maldives to free the ...

News Maldives » Social: Crisis In The Maldives: A Geopolitical Chess Game – Analysis

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/08022018-crisis-in-the-maldives-a-geopolitical-chess-game-analysis/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

The outcome of a power struggle in the Maldives that has sparked declaration of an emergency ... significant investment that has already reshaped the archipelago’s social and political life. The struggle also involves Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, the politician ...

News Maldives » Social: Maldives crisis: Ex-president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, SC fight back using social media

News channel or source: http://www.firstpost.com/world/maldives-crisis-ex-president-maumoon-abdul-gayoom-sc-fight-back-using-social-media-4338301.html
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

Hong Kong: As security forces surrounded his home shortly after a state of Emergency had been declared in the Maldives, 80-year-old ex-president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom deftly hit social media to tell the world of his impending arrest. The government quickly ...

News Maldives » Social: As Crisis Unfolds in Maldives, India and China Vie for Influence

News channel or source: http://www.indiawest.com/news/india/as-crisis-unfolds-in-maldives-india-and-china-vie-for/article_8c05c4c2-1033-11e8-bcb5-3b0bf7135021.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

But the Maldives began tilting toward Beijing after Yameen ... His government curbed freedom of speech and assembly, with heavy fines imposed on journalists and social media users found guilty of defamation. In 2015, in a trial widely criticized by ...