Maldives: Groups call for open trial of slain blogger Yameen Rasheed
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A temporary shut down order was issued by the Maldives government against the Maldivian Democracy Network for a 2015 report that allegedly ‘insulted’ religion.

Rilwan was killed for his writing about alleged Al-Qaeda links in the Maldives and his advocacy for freedom of expression.

Maldives journalists protest the murder of blogger Yameen Rasheed at the opening of a regional seminar on the safety of journalists in Colombo, Sri Lanka, 4 December 2017, ISHARA S. KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images

A new presidential commission in Maldives is investigating the abduction of Ahmed Rilwan Abdulla and the murder of Yameen Rasheed.