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Maldives Runoff Election Postponed

The Supreme Court in the Maldives has ordered the postponement of Sunday's planned runoff presidential election, one day after former president Mohamed Nasheed won the first round.The court made its ruling after a defeated candidate petitioned the court to delay the runoff for his own party's political reasons.No date has been firmly set, but the court says November 16 would be suitable.In the third try since September to elect a new president in the Indian Ocean islands, Mr. Nasheed...

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