Maldives opposition calls for Indian intervention as president imposes emergency rule

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An order to release political prisoners sparked a struggle between the Maldives' government and the Supreme Court, resulting in a 15-day state of emergency.

Source: CNN

Maldives President Abdulla Yameen's administration said on Tuesday it had put down a coup after declaring a state of emergency the day before and arresting two Supreme Court justices and opposition figures.

Source: Reuters

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