Trial of former Maldives president 'unfair' — UN human rights officials

May 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Trial of former Maldives president 'unfair' — UN human rights officials 

UNITED NATIONS, May 2 — A delegation from the UN Human Rights Office examined the criminal case against the former president of the Maldives, Mohammad Nasheed, who is serving a 13-year prison sentence, and found the trial "vastly unfair", deputy UN spokesman Farhan Haq said Friday at a daily news briefing here.

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