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May 3, 2013
The Maldives authorities must commute the death sentences of two teenagers who received capital punishment for a murder allegedly committed when they were under 18.
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January 8, 2013

The charges of “fornication” against a 15-year-old girl in Maldives, who there is strong reason to believe was raped by her stepfather, is outrageous, Amnesty International said.

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October 2, 2012

Amnesty International condemns the killing of Dr. Afrasheem Ali, who was stabbed to death outside his home in the capital of the Maldives, Malé, early in the morning of Tuesday, October 1.

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September 4, 2012

Scores of Maldivians speak out about the violence around February 7 in a new Amnesty International report.

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