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Ex-Maldives President Calls on India, US to Intervene in New Political Crisis

The Maldives' exiled former president is calling on India and the United States to intervene in his country's political crisis. Mohammed Nasheed issued a statement Tuesday urging India to send an envoy -- backed by its military forces -- to the tiny Indian Ocean archipelago to free imprisoned Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed and court Judge Ali Hameed. Saeed and Hameed were arrested earlier Tuesday when security forces stormed the Supreme Court building in the capital, Male, just hours...

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