Report Details Rising Police Brutality in the Maldives

Report Details Rising Police Brutality in the Maldives

Malé : Maldives | Sep 04, 2012 at 8:05 PM PDT
Source: Inter Press Service
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IPS Articles It includes an interview with Ahmed Shah Rasheed, the deputy mayor of Male, who was beaten by police and threatened with death. Other incidents include protestors being locked up in filthy dog cages, and not being allowed out to use the bathroom. FULL ARTICLE AT Inter Press Service
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