Former Maldives vice-president Ahmed Adeeb. Photo: AP

Maldives arrests ex-vice president and ‘assassin plot organiser’ Ahmed Adeeb after India denies entry

  • He was detained on Thursday in the southern Indian city of Thoothukudi after arriving illegally by tugboat
  • Adeeb was sentenced to 15 years in jail in 2016 for allegedly plotting to assassinate then-president Yameen
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Former Maldives vice-president Ahmed Adeeb. Photo: AP
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