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| 20 May 2024, Monday |

Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed hurt in blast outside home

Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed was injured in a blast outside his home on Thursday, local media reported.

Images from state TV channel PSM showed security services securing the scene of the incident in the capital Male.

A foreign tourist was also injured, the channel reported.

A spokesman for Nasheed’s Maldivian Democratic Party did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

    Source:
  • Reuters