A Maldivian opposition supporter among police during a protest demanding the release of political prisoners in Male. Photo: AP

Maldives opposition says government is reneging on deal to release eight political prisoners

The Maldives’ popular image as an upmarket holiday paradise has been severely damaged by a major crackdown on dissent under Yameen

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A Maldivian opposition supporter among police during a protest demanding the release of political prisoners in Male. Photo: AP
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