Former Maldives President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom. Photo: AP

Former Maldives president is sentenced to 19 months in prison following coup investigation

Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, who ruled the Maldives from 1978 to 2008, was arrested in February on charges of attempting to overthrow the government of his half-brother

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Former Maldives President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom. Photo: AP
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