Maldives: End use of excessive force against protesters - 8 febrero 2012Headline Title: Maldives: End use of excessive force against protesters Maldives security forces must stop using violence against supporters of Mohamed Nasheed’s Maldivian Democratic Party, a day after he was forced to resign the presidency under the threat of violence Police in the Maldives have reportedly attacked outgoing president Mohammed Nasheed and his supporters during a peaceful protest. Media Node: maldives teargas getty Story Location: المملكة المتحدة 3° 22' 57.198" N, 73° 39' 8.4384" E See map: Google Maps “We want to see an investigation into the attack on Mohamed Nasheed and other protesters” Fuente: Sam Zarifi, Amnesty International’s Asia-Pacific director
Maldives must avoid persecution of ousted government - 7 febrero 2012Headline Title: Maldives must avoid persecution of ousted government The new authorities in the Maldives must avoid persecuting members of outgoing president Mohammed Nasheed’s political party, Amnesty International said today, after Mr Nasheed resigned following a The Maldivian president has resigned following a police mutiny after a group of police officers joined opposition-led protests. Media Node: Mohamed Nasheed Twitter Tag: maldives Story Location: United Kingdom 5° 58' 1.956" N, 73° 7' 30" E See map: Google Maps “The new government must ensure that it will protect the rights of all Maldivians equally, without regard to their political affiliation” Fuente: Sam Zarifi, Asia-Pacific director at Amnesty International
Maldives: Attackers remain at large as blogger is released - 10 enero 2012Headline Title: Maldives must investigate blogger attack A Maldivian blogger who was attacked and detained after organizing a protest calling for religious tolerance has been released after almost four weeks in detention, while his attackers remain at la A Maldivian blogger attacked and detained for organizing a peaceful demonstration has been released, while his attackers remain at large. Media Node: maldives attack begins Ismail Maldives Story Location: Reino Unido 6° 37' 55.0596" N, 71° 45' 55.5912" E See map: Google Maps URL: Maldives: Campaigner for religious tolerance arrested Descripción: Urgent Action, 22 December 2011.