Posts Tagged ‘Maumoon Abdul Gayoom’

Rumble in Paradise As Power Struggle Grips Maldives

To honeymooners lounging on its sparkling sands, the Maldives may appear the closest thing to paradise on earth. But away from the beaches, a gripping but vicious power struggle is playing out, which observers say has yet to run its course and in which outsiders show little inclination to intervene. The vice-president is behind bars […]