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Maldives Presidential Election Could be Canceled

The Maldives Election Commission announced that the presidential election poll could be canceled because only one of the three candidates has endorsed the voting roll. The commission said on Friday former president Mohamed Nasheed was the only candidate to approve the lists -- a legal prerequisite for Saturday's contest to proceed. Abdulla Yameen, the brother of long-time Maldivian autocrat Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, and businessman Gasim Ibrahim have not endorsed the lists. The Supreme ...

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