President Abdulla Yameen seeks re-election after raid on opposition candidate’s office

Polls have closed in the Maldives in presidential elections viewed as a referendum on the nascent democracy in the Indian Ocean archipelago.

Voting booths remained open an extra three hours due to an unprecedented turnout, after a muted election campaign in which opposition groups claim they were restricted from campaigning freely.

Continue reading…

Read More Polls close in Maldives elections amid interference concerns

Facebook Comments