• Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why the former President of the Maldives must be released.

    Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why she has taken up the case of former President Mohamed Nasheed, former president of the Maldives who was jailed for 13 years on terrorism charges. This hasty trial received universal criticism and the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention has declared his imprisonment as a violation of international law. Amal Clooney gave this interview after she spoke at a side event organised by Amnesty International to highlight the human rights situation in the Maldives focusing on fair trials and access to justice. Amal Clooney acts as legal council to Mohamed Nasheed who is only one of several opposition leaders imprisoned following unfair trials. Others include former Defence Minister Mohamed Nazim, sentenced in March ...

    published: 14 Oct 2015
  • Amal Clooney On Human Rights Crisis In The Maldives | Meet The Press | NBC News

    Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney talks about her latest legal battle in an exclusive Meet the Press interview with Chuck Todd. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and our original series Debunker, Flashback, Nerdwatch, and Show Me. Subscribe to our channel for news stories, technology, politics, health, entertainment, science, business, and exclusive NBC investigations. Connect with NBC News Online! Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC Follow NBC News on Google+: http://nbcnews.t...

    published: 17 Jan 2016
  • Amal Clooney: Sanction Maldives to get politician's ...

    The Maldives' first democratically elected president, Mohamed Nasheed, is languishing behind bars. His lawyer says diplomatic pressure must be applied to get him out.

    published: 06 Oct 2015
  • Lawyer for Maldives VP comments on impeachment

    (5 Nov 2015) A lawyer for the Maldives vice president said on Thursday that his client was "framed" over allegations he planned to kill the country's president. Hussain Shameem said Vice President Ahmed Adeeb assured him he would be found innocent if an impartial investigation was conducted. Earlier in the day, the People's Majlis, the Maldives' Parliament, voted overwhelmingly to impeach Adeeb, who will be charged with terrorism for plotting to kill the president, a minister said. Ahmed Adeeb is the second vice president to be impeached in three months. He was arrested for allegedly planning to kill President Yameen Abdul Gayoom in an explosion on his speedboat on 28 September. Adeeb has denied involvement in the blast. The impeachment motion received 61 votes in favour and none ...

    published: 17 Nov 2016
  • Amal Clooney Discusses Latest Human Rights Battle (Exclusive) | NBC Nightly News

    The high-powered human rights lawyer is using her star power to take on an out-of-control crisis in the Maldives, where her latest client went from being president to prisoner. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and our original series Debunker, Flashback, Nerdwatch, and Show Me. Subscribe to our channel for news stories, technology, politics, health, entertainment, science, business, and exclusive NBC investigations. Connect with NBC News Online! Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/Foll...

    published: 15 Jan 2016
  • Silent coup has cost Maldives a judiciary - Aishath Velezinee was right.

    Aishath Velezinee was formerly the President's Member on the Judicial Services Commission (JSC), the watchdog body assigned to appoint and investigate complaints against judges. Back then, no one listened. Today we live the circumstances.

    published: 01 Jul 2012
  • The Island President's Struggle for Democracy and Environmental Justice in the Maldives

    Donia Human Rights Center Panel: "The Island President's Struggle for Democracy and Environmental Justice in the Maldives" President Mohamed Nasheed, Former President of the Maldives, political prisoner, human rights leader; Jared Genser, managing director, Perseus Strategies and founder, Freedom Now; and Rebecca Hardin, associate professor, School of Natural Resources and Envrionment, University of Michigan. In 2008, Mohamed Nasheed became the first democratically elected president in the history of the island nation of the Maldives. His presidency was marked first by his heroic efforts to save his country from the ravages of rising sea-levels resulting from climate change, as captured in the critically acclaimed documentary film The Island President (2011). Then, afraid that he would...

    published: 08 Mar 2017
  • Maldives former president Mohamed Nasheed dragged into court by police

    Police forcibly drag the Maldives' former president and opposition leader, Mohamed Nasheed, into court in the capital Malé on Monday, after he was arrested on terrorism charges. The court has refused Nasheed bail and denied access to his lawyers, his party says. Nasheed told the court that his arm hurt after police pushed him violently to the ground. But the bench of three judges brushed aside his complaints

    published: 24 Feb 2015
  • Maldivian Blogger Found Stabbed to Death

    Twenty-nine-year-old Maldivian blogger Yameen Rasheed, who often criticized Maldivian politics and radical Islam, was found stabbed to death in his apartment building on April 23

    published: 24 Apr 2017
  • Amal Clooney and ex president of Maldives meet David Cameron

    The top human rights lawyer, married to George Clooney, is fighting the case of the Maldives' first democratically-elected president, who was ousted in a coup. Welcome! The Fandango MOVIECLIPS Trailers channel is your destination for hot new trailers the second they drop. The Fandango MOVIECLIPS Trailers team is here day and night to make sure all the hottest new movie trailers are available whenever you want them. In addition to hot new trailers, we give you original content like Ultimate Trailers, Instant Trailer Reviews, Monthly Mashups, Awards Show Coverage, and so much more to keep you up-to-date on what's new, and what you should be watching.WWE is a publicly traded media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment. The company consists of a portfolio of businesses th...

    published: 23 Jan 2016
  • Maldives apex court suspends lawyers representing suspects in boat blast case (17 Nov, 2015)

    Maldives apex court suspends lawyers representing suspects in boat blast case (17 Nov, 2015)

    published: 18 Nov 2015
  • Guidence before flying to Maldives

    For Future jobs, you can like our page www.facebook.com/VisaAdvisor.pk

    published: 01 Jan 2017
  • Kimberley Motley, International Lawyer - Building a Global Human Rights Economy

    International litigator Kimberley Motley discusses her monumental legal wins in Afghanistan...and calls for the leverage of private and public sectors to hold governments accountable for upholding human rights laws.

    published: 16 Sep 2014
  • Maldives - IED found near Maldives president's residence / Maldives president declares state of emer

    (5 Nov 2015) IED found near Maldives president's residence 4010443 AP TELEVISION Male - 2 November 2015 ++ALL SHOTS 4:3++ ++MUTE++ ++NIGHT SHOT++ 1. Pan of location where explosive was found 2. Armed soldiers at the scene Maldives president declares state of emergency 4010614 AP TELEVISION Male - 4 November 2015 3. SOUNDBITE (Divehi) Captain Ali Ihusaan, Maldives National Defense Force "From the investigation and operation carried out on November 2nd we know that the weapons found from the local residence are being used and will be used to threat or harm a greater part of the population, hence we believe that this situation is a national security threat." 4. Mohamed Anil, Maldives Attorney General, declaring state of emergency Lawyer for Maldives VP comments on impe...

    published: 16 Nov 2016
  • Getting Started in International Law: What I Wish I Had Known From the Start

    As part of its "Getting Started" series, the ASIL New Professionals Interest Group is pleased to start 2016 with a discussion that cuts across sectors and a chance to meet other lawyers in the field. A short, interactive panel discussion will feature insights into preparing for a career in international law. Bring questions, share perspectives, and trade insights into building a successful career in international law. Panelists at this event will share their perspectives as experienced professionals with diverse backgrounds. The moderator will pose questions to highlight professional development advice.

    published: 20 Jan 2016
  • Amal Clooney Facing 'Really Dangerous' Situation While on Maldives Business Trip: Source

    As an international law and human rights attorney, Amal Clooney is no stranger to high-stakes cases and navigating precarious, and potentially dangerous, situations. But her visit to the Maldives this week to meet with Mohamed Nasheed, the country's former president currently imprisoned in a Maafushi jail, poses its own risks. "Amal is in a pretty rough spot right now in the Maldives," says a source close to the London-based barrister, who is working pro bono to defend the Maldives' first democratically elected president. "President Nasheed is a really good, forward-thinking man, in a really dangerous situation, and Amal being there is really tricky and really dangerous." In fact, just ahead of Clooney's visit, her co-counsel Mahfooz Saeed was stabbed in the head on Sept. 4 by masked...

    published: 09 Sep 2015
  • Lawyers seek sanctions in bid to free jailed ex-president of Maldives

    Lawyers working to release the jailed former president of the Maldives are seeking travel bans and targeted sanctions against top Maldivian officials as they step up efforts to free the islands' first democratically elected leader. Mohamed Nasheed was ousted in 2012 for ordering the arrest of a judge and is serving a 13-year jail term after a rapid trial in March. The United States and human rights groups are among those to have said President Abdullah Yameen's government failed to follow due process and that the case against Nasheed was politically motivated. A report from the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD) which finished examining the issue in September called for Nasheed's immediate release but Yameen's administration said last week that it rejected the de...

    published: 06 Oct 2015
  • Maldives leader vetoes anti-marital rape law as 'unIslamic': Maldives Muslim scholars slammed bill

    The Maldivian president has refused to ratify a bill that would partially criminalise marital rape saying it was "un-Islamic."

    published: 19 Jan 2014
  • Maldives Vice President arrested for plotting the killing of President

    Maldives Vice President Ahmed Adeeb has been arrested on suspicion of links to a blast on the presidential boat last month. Police spokesman Ismail Ali said Adeeb was arrested Saturday at the airport when he returned from an official visit to China. The September 28 explosion took place aboard the boat when President Yameen Abdul Gayoom and his wife were returning to the capital from the airport after a hajj pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.

    published: 24 Oct 2015
  • #FREEDAJSTAFF – Mohamed Fahmy and his lawyer Amal Clooney talk to the Frontline Club

    On his first trip to London since being released from prison in Egypt we are delighted to welcome former Al Jazeera bureau chief Mohamed Fahmy to the Frontline Club. After spending more than 400 days in prison and facing the prospect of a three-year sentence for doing their jobs as journalists, Fahmy and his colleague Baher Mohamed were among 100 prisoners released on 23 September following a presidential pardon. He will be joining us in conversation with his lawyer Amal Clooney to reflect on his ordeal, their fight for press freedom in Egypt and his hopes for the future. Chaired by BBC presenter and chief international correspondent, Lyse Doucet. For media inquiries please email millicent.teasdale@frontlineclub.com.

    published: 07 Oct 2015
  • Amal Clooney in Maldives

    published: 07 Sep 2015
  • AMAL CLOONEY FIGHTS FOR FMR MALDIVES PRESIDENT

    Amal Clooney fighting for release of former Maldives president. To License This Clip, Click Here: http://collection.cnn.com/content/clip/370269833_001.do

    published: 22 Jul 2016
  • Former President of Maldives Travels to UK for Surgery After Push for Sanctions

    Days after human rights lawyer Amal Clooney pushed for the U.S. to impose sanctions on the current government of the Maldives, Mohamed Nasheed was given permission to travel overseas for surgery and left Jan. 18

    published: 19 Jan 2016
  • Sarah Saucedo on Working for an International Law Firm

    When she entered BU Law, Sarah Saucedo ('06) had no concrete picture of where she wanted to be five years after graduation. What she did have was a clear vision of who she was as a person, an understanding of what was important in her life, and a firm conviction that a legal career would be the best way to pursue her passion for international affairs.

    published: 07 Feb 2012
  • Maldives apex court suspends lawyers representing suspects in boat blast case (17 Nov, 2015)

    Maldives apex court suspends lawyers representing suspects in boat blast case (17 Nov, 2015)

    published: 18 Nov 2015
  • Amal Clooney: Sanction Maldives to get politician's ...

    The Maldives' first democratically elected president, Mohamed Nasheed, is languishing behind bars. His lawyer says diplomatic pressure must be applied to get him out.

    published: 06 Oct 2015
  • Amal Clooney On Human Rights Crisis In The Maldives | Meet The Press | NBC News

    Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney talks about her latest legal battle in an exclusive Meet the Press interview with Chuck Todd. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and our original series Debunker, Flashback, Nerdwatch, and Show Me. Subscribe to our channel for news stories, technology, politics, health, entertainment, science, business, and exclusive NBC investigations. Connect with NBC News Online! Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC Follow NBC News on Google+: http://nbcnews.t...

    published: 17 Jan 2016
  • Amal Clooney Discusses Latest Human Rights Battle (Exclusive) | NBC Nightly News

    The high-powered human rights lawyer is using her star power to take on an out-of-control crisis in the Maldives, where her latest client went from being president to prisoner. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and our original series Debunker, Flashback, Nerdwatch, and Show Me. Subscribe to our channel for news stories, technology, politics, health, entertainment, science, business, and exclusive NBC investigations. Connect with NBC News Online! Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/Foll...

    published: 15 Jan 2016
  • Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why the former President of the Maldives must be released.

    Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why she has taken up the case of former President Mohamed Nasheed, former president of the Maldives who was jailed for 13 years on terrorism charges. This hasty trial received universal criticism and the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention has declared his imprisonment as a violation of international law. Amal Clooney gave this interview after she spoke at a side event organised by Amnesty International to highlight the human rights situation in the Maldives focusing on fair trials and access to justice. Amal Clooney acts as legal council to Mohamed Nasheed who is only one of several opposition leaders imprisoned following unfair trials. Others include former Defence Minister Mohamed Nazim, sentenced in March ...

    published: 14 Oct 2015
Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why the former President of the Maldives must be released.

Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why the former President of the Maldives must be released.

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Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why she has taken up the case of former President Mohamed Nasheed, former president of the Maldives who was jailed for 13 years on terrorism charges. This hasty trial received universal criticism and the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention has declared his imprisonment as a violation of international law. Amal Clooney gave this interview after she spoke at a side event organised by Amnesty International to highlight the human rights situation in the Maldives focusing on fair trials and access to justice. Amal Clooney acts as legal council to Mohamed Nasheed who is only one of several opposition leaders imprisoned following unfair trials. Others include former Defence Minister Mohamed Nazim, sentenced in March to 11 years for allegedly keeping an unlicensed weapon; former Deputy Speaker of Parliament Ahmed Nazim, sentenced in March to 25 years for alleged corruption. Almost all opposition leaders are either in jail or in exile, fearing arrest and imprisonment if they return. They include Sheikh Imran Abdulla, the leader of Adhaalath Party, who has been detained since May. He is at risk of unfair trial. What you could do:Tweet to the President of Maldives - @presidencymv release Mohamed Nasheed. Release or ensure fair trials for other political opponents #StopUnfairTrials Background: In 2015, a series of arrests and imprisonments of high-profile political opponents in the Maldives has drawn criticism from the international community. In the UPR of the Maldives this year, several states called for judicial accountability in the country, citing serious irregularities within national judicial processes that resulted in violations of the right to a fair trial. The Maldives government maintains that due process has been followed in all cases of arrests and imprisonments in the Maldives. The panelists will discuss the ongoing situation and ways forward to ensure that the right to a fair trial is guaranteed and that judicial accountability is enforced.
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Amal Clooney On Human Rights Crisis In The Maldives | Meet The Press | NBC News

Amal Clooney On Human Rights Crisis In The Maldives | Meet The Press | NBC News

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Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney talks about her latest legal battle in an exclusive Meet the Press interview with Chuck Todd. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and our original series Debunker, Flashback, Nerdwatch, and Show Me. Subscribe to our channel for news stories, technology, politics, health, entertainment, science, business, and exclusive NBC investigations. Connect with NBC News Online! Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC Follow NBC News on Google+: http://nbcnews.to/PlusNBC Follow NBC News on Instagram: http://nbcnews.to/InstaNBC Follow NBC News on Pinterest: http://nbcnews.to/PinNBC Amal Clooney On Human Rights Crisis In The Maldives | Meet The Press | NBC News
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Amal Clooney: Sanction Maldives to get politician's ...

Amal Clooney: Sanction Maldives to get politician's ...

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The Maldives' first democratically elected president, Mohamed Nasheed, is languishing behind bars. His lawyer says diplomatic pressure must be applied to get him out.
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Lawyer for Maldives VP comments on impeachment

Lawyer for Maldives VP comments on impeachment

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(5 Nov 2015) A lawyer for the Maldives vice president said on Thursday that his client was "framed" over allegations he planned to kill the country's president. Hussain Shameem said Vice President Ahmed Adeeb assured him he would be found innocent if an impartial investigation was conducted. Earlier in the day, the People's Majlis, the Maldives' Parliament, voted overwhelmingly to impeach Adeeb, who will be charged with terrorism for plotting to kill the president, a minister said. Ahmed Adeeb is the second vice president to be impeached in three months. He was arrested for allegedly planning to kill President Yameen Abdul Gayoom in an explosion on his speedboat on 28 September. Adeeb has denied involvement in the blast. The impeachment motion received 61 votes in favour and none opposed in the 85-member Parliament. The main opposition group, the Maldivian Democratic Party, abstained. You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/036f401b90bc61e0c24228f0a27d8218 Find out more about AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/HowWeWork
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Amal Clooney Discusses Latest Human Rights Battle (Exclusive) | NBC Nightly News

Amal Clooney Discusses Latest Human Rights Battle (Exclusive) | NBC Nightly News

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The high-powered human rights lawyer is using her star power to take on an out-of-control crisis in the Maldives, where her latest client went from being president to prisoner. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and our original series Debunker, Flashback, Nerdwatch, and Show Me. Subscribe to our channel for news stories, technology, politics, health, entertainment, science, business, and exclusive NBC investigations. Connect with NBC News Online! Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC Follow NBC News on Google+: http://nbcnews.to/PlusNBC Follow NBC News on Instagram: http://nbcnews.to/InstaNBC Follow NBC News on Pinterest: http://nbcnews.to/PinNBC Amal Clooney Discusses Latest Human Rights Battle (Exclusive) | NBC Nightly News
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Silent coup has cost Maldives a judiciary - Aishath Velezinee was right.

Silent coup has cost Maldives a judiciary - Aishath Velezinee was right.

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Aishath Velezinee was formerly the President's Member on the Judicial Services Commission (JSC), the watchdog body assigned to appoint and investigate complaints against judges. Back then, no one listened. Today we live the circumstances.
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The Island President's Struggle for Democracy and Environmental Justice in the Maldives

The Island President's Struggle for Democracy and Environmental Justice in the Maldives

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Donia Human Rights Center Panel: "The Island President's Struggle for Democracy and Environmental Justice in the Maldives" President Mohamed Nasheed, Former President of the Maldives, political prisoner, human rights leader; Jared Genser, managing director, Perseus Strategies and founder, Freedom Now; and Rebecca Hardin, associate professor, School of Natural Resources and Envrionment, University of Michigan. In 2008, Mohamed Nasheed became the first democratically elected president in the history of the island nation of the Maldives. His presidency was marked first by his heroic efforts to save his country from the ravages of rising sea-levels resulting from climate change, as captured in the critically acclaimed documentary film The Island President (2011). Then, afraid that he would expose the rampant corruption on their watch, powerful players in the previous regime conspired to force him out of presidency and tortured and persecuted him. With his health deteriorating, he managed to find exile in London with the help from international lawyers Jared Genser, Amal Clooney, and Ben Emmerson. He continues his tireless efforts to promote democracy in his homeland and is now poised to pursue presidency again in his beloved homeland. Featuring President Mohamed Nasheed, his lawyer Jared Genser, and Professor Rebecca Hardin of the UM School of Natural Resources and moderated by DHRC Director Kiyoteru Tsutsui, the Donia Human Rights Center Panel will examine how global challenges of climate change, environmental justice, human rights, and democracy converged in the Maldives and President Nasheed, and explore possible ways forward as the next presidential election in the Maldives looms in 2018.
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Maldives former president Mohamed Nasheed dragged into court by police

Maldives former president Mohamed Nasheed dragged into court by police

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Police forcibly drag the Maldives' former president and opposition leader, Mohamed Nasheed, into court in the capital Malé on Monday, after he was arrested on terrorism charges. The court has refused Nasheed bail and denied access to his lawyers, his party says. Nasheed told the court that his arm hurt after police pushed him violently to the ground. But the bench of three judges brushed aside his complaints
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Maldivian Blogger Found Stabbed to Death

Maldivian Blogger Found Stabbed to Death

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Twenty-nine-year-old Maldivian blogger Yameen Rasheed, who often criticized Maldivian politics and radical Islam, was found stabbed to death in his apartment building on April 23
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Amal Clooney and ex president of Maldives meet David Cameron

Amal Clooney and ex president of Maldives meet David Cameron

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The top human rights lawyer, married to George Clooney, is fighting the case of the Maldives' first democratically-elected president, who was ousted in a coup. Welcome! The Fandango MOVIECLIPS Trailers channel is your destination for hot new trailers the second they drop. The Fandango MOVIECLIPS Trailers team is here day and night to make sure all the hottest new movie trailers are available whenever you want them. In addition to hot new trailers, we give you original content like Ultimate Trailers, Instant Trailer Reviews, Monthly Mashups, Awards Show Coverage, and so much more to keep you up-to-date on what's new, and what you should be watching.WWE is a publicly traded media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment. The company consists of a portfolio of businesses that create and deliver original content 52 weeks a year to a global audience. Our platforms include WWE Network, television programming, pay-per-view, digital media, magazines and films. WWE is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, London, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Istanbul and Tokyo.CNN operates as a division of Turner Broadcasting System, which is a subsidiary of Time Warner. CNN identifies itself as -- and is widely known to be - the most trusted source for news and information. The CNN umbrella includes nine cable and satellite television networks, two radio networks, the CNN Digital Network, which is the top network of news Web sites in the United States, and CNN Newsource, the world's most extensively syndicated news service. CNN is proud of our ability to bring you up-to-the-minute news from around the world, as a result of our many extensions.The official Jimmy Kimmel Live! YouTube Channel. Home of Celebrities Read Mean Tweets, YouTube Challenges and the rest of your favorite viral late night videos.Original and funny videos from CollegeHumor.com, one of the most popular comedy sites on the web. Enjoy CH's award-winning sketches, animations, music videos and web series, delivered right to your (digital) doorstep--like the paper! Or drugs!Watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35c The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon features hilarious highlights from the show including: comedy sketches, music parodies, celebrity interviews, ridiculous games, and, of course, Jimmy's Thank You Notes and hashtags! You'll also find behind the scenes videos and other great web exclusives.YouTube's news destination featuring comprehensive up-to-date coverage on the latest top stories, sports, business, entertainment, politics, and more.The pulse of what's popular on YouTube. Check out the latest music videos, trailers, comedy clips, and everything else that people are watching right now.
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Maldives apex court suspends lawyers representing suspects in boat blast case (17 Nov, 2015)

Maldives apex court suspends lawyers representing suspects in boat blast case (17 Nov, 2015)

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Maldives apex court suspends lawyers representing suspects in boat blast case (17 Nov, 2015)
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Guidence before flying to Maldives

Guidence before flying to Maldives

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Kimberley Motley, International Lawyer - Building a Global Human Rights Economy

Kimberley Motley, International Lawyer - Building a Global Human Rights Economy

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International litigator Kimberley Motley discusses her monumental legal wins in Afghanistan...and calls for the leverage of private and public sectors to hold governments accountable for upholding human rights laws.
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Maldives - IED found near Maldives president's residence / Maldives president declares state of emer

Maldives - IED found near Maldives president's residence / Maldives president declares state of emer

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(5 Nov 2015) IED found near Maldives president's residence 4010443 AP TELEVISION Male - 2 November 2015 ++ALL SHOTS 4:3++ ++MUTE++ ++NIGHT SHOT++ 1. Pan of location where explosive was found 2. Armed soldiers at the scene Maldives president declares state of emergency 4010614 AP TELEVISION Male - 4 November 2015 3. SOUNDBITE (Divehi) Captain Ali Ihusaan, Maldives National Defense Force "From the investigation and operation carried out on November 2nd we know that the weapons found from the local residence are being used and will be used to threat or harm a greater part of the population, hence we believe that this situation is a national security threat." 4. Mohamed Anil, Maldives Attorney General, declaring state of emergency Lawyer for Maldives VP comments on impeachment 4010828 AP TELEVISION Male - 5 November 2015 ++NIGHT SHOTS++ ++4:3++ 5. Hussain Shameem, lawyer for the Maldives Vice President Ahmed Adeeb, getting off boat STORYLINE: On November 2nd 2015 the military in the Maldives found and deactivated an explosive device near the president's official residence, officials said. The discovery came a month after an explosion occurred on President Yameen Abdul Gayoom's boat, injuring his wife, an aide and a bodyguard. The improvised explosive device was in a parked vehicle near the president's official residence, officials said. Gayoom does not live at the residence but uses it frequently for meetings. *** The president of the Maldives declared a state of emergency on November 4th, sharply curtailing key rights of citizens for 30 days, following an explosion on his speedboat and the discoveries of a homemade bomb near his residence and a weapons cache. Attorney General Mohamed Anil said President Yameen Abdul Gayoom made the decision to safeguard public safety. Under the state of emergency, the military and police are able to enter and search homes without warrants and can make arrests virtually at will. Citizens are forbidden to hold protests or labour strikes or to travel between the country's many islands. The country has been tense since a September 28th blast on the president's speedboat and a subsequent series of arrests of people, including Vice President Ahmed Adeeb, on suspicion of involvement in the explosion. November 4th's declaration effectively thwarts plans by the main opposition Maldivian Democratic Party to hold a mass rally on November 6th demanding the release of its jailed leader, former President Mohamed Nasheed. It is customary for people to travel from outer islands to participate in protests in the capital, Male. Nasheed, the country's first democratically elected leader, resigned following public protests against his decision to order the arrest of a top judge in 2012. In 2013, Gayoom defeated Nasheed in a disputed election in which the Supreme Court annulled the results of the first round, which Nasheed was leading, and delayed a revote until Gayoom was able to negotiate a winning coalition with other parties. Nasheed is now serving a 13-year prison sentence under a terrorism law for his role in arresting the judge. His trial was widely criticized for its apparent lack of due process. *** A lawyer for the Maldives vice president said on November 5th that his client was "framed" over allegations he planned to kill the country's president. Hussain Shameem said Vice President Ahmed Adeeb assured him he would be found innocent if an impartial investigation was conducted. Earlier in the day, the People's Majlis, the Maldives' Parliament, voted overwhelmingly to impeach Adeeb, who will be charged with terrorism for plotting to kill the president, a minister said. Ahmed Adeeb is the second vice president to be impeached in three months. You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/026d2632cc344c92a2a88218f322c026 Find out more about AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/HowWeWork
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Getting Started in International Law: What I Wish I Had Known From the Start

Getting Started in International Law: What I Wish I Had Known From the Start

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As part of its "Getting Started" series, the ASIL New Professionals Interest Group is pleased to start 2016 with a discussion that cuts across sectors and a chance to meet other lawyers in the field. A short, interactive panel discussion will feature insights into preparing for a career in international law. Bring questions, share perspectives, and trade insights into building a successful career in international law. Panelists at this event will share their perspectives as experienced professionals with diverse backgrounds. The moderator will pose questions to highlight professional development advice.
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Amal Clooney Facing 'Really Dangerous' Situation While on Maldives Business Trip: Source

Amal Clooney Facing 'Really Dangerous' Situation While on Maldives Business Trip: Source

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As an international law and human rights attorney, Amal Clooney is no stranger to high-stakes cases and navigating precarious, and potentially dangerous, situations. But her visit to the Maldives this week to meet with Mohamed Nasheed, the country's former president currently imprisoned in a Maafushi jail, poses its own risks. "Amal is in a pretty rough spot right now in the Maldives," says a source close to the London-based barrister, who is working pro bono to defend the Maldives' first democratically elected president. "President Nasheed is a really good, forward-thinking man, in a really dangerous situation, and Amal being there is really tricky and really dangerous." In fact, just ahead of Clooney's visit, her co-counsel Mahfooz Saeed was stabbed in the head on Sept. 4 by masked men outside his Malé hotel and remains in critical condition in a local hospital. Immediately following the ambush, Amnesty International called for an impartial investigation and warned, "Maldives authorities must ensure that human rights defenders can work free from fear of reprisals." The organization added, "Political tensions in Maldives are running high, and there is a climate of fear spreading among opposition supporters and human rights defenders, as the human rights situation has deteriorated over the past two years." Clooney, 37, arrived in the Maldives on Monday and had a jail-house meeting the next day with Nasheed, whose detention for "terrorism" Clooney has called "arbitrary and in violation of international law." Describing Nasheed's conviction and 13-year sentence as "a mockery of justice" in an April editorial for The Guardian – his arrest, trial, conviction and sentencing took less than three weeks – she remains steadfast in her fight for the politician's freedom.
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Lawyers seek sanctions in bid to free jailed ex-president of Maldives

Lawyers seek sanctions in bid to free jailed ex-president of Maldives

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Lawyers working to release the jailed former president of the Maldives are seeking travel bans and targeted sanctions against top Maldivian officials as they step up efforts to free the islands' first democratically elected leader. Mohamed Nasheed was ousted in 2012 for ordering the arrest of a judge and is serving a 13-year jail term after a rapid trial in March. The United States and human rights groups are among those to have said President Abdullah Yameen's government failed to follow due process and that the case against Nasheed was politically motivated. A report from the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD) which finished examining the issue in September called for Nasheed's immediate release but Yameen's administration said last week that it rejected the decision. Jared Genser, working with international human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, said Nasheed's legal team would now be pushing governments to introduce specific financial sanctions and travel restrictions to pressure the administration in Male. "A list is being developed with highly detailed information about perpetrators in the Maldives that will be the basis for our discussions with governments," Genser told reporters at a news conference in London. "The only thing that the government of the Maldives is going to understand is direct action and that's what we need to do." The Maldivian Foreign Ministry said last week that the archipelago "would not be made to act on the basis of a non-binding opinion" from the U.N. body, but that the issue had been referred to its Supreme Court, which will rule on the case.
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Maldives leader vetoes anti-marital rape law as 'unIslamic': Maldives Muslim scholars slammed bill

Maldives leader vetoes anti-marital rape law as 'unIslamic': Maldives Muslim scholars slammed bill

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The Maldivian president has refused to ratify a bill that would partially criminalise marital rape saying it was "un-Islamic."
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Maldives Vice President arrested for plotting the killing of President

Maldives Vice President arrested for plotting the killing of President

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Maldives Vice President Ahmed Adeeb has been arrested on suspicion of links to a blast on the presidential boat last month. Police spokesman Ismail Ali said Adeeb was arrested Saturday at the airport when he returned from an official visit to China. The September 28 explosion took place aboard the boat when President Yameen Abdul Gayoom and his wife were returning to the capital from the airport after a hajj pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.
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#FREEDAJSTAFF – Mohamed Fahmy and his lawyer Amal Clooney talk to the Frontline Club

#FREEDAJSTAFF – Mohamed Fahmy and his lawyer Amal Clooney talk to the Frontline Club

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On his first trip to London since being released from prison in Egypt we are delighted to welcome former Al Jazeera bureau chief Mohamed Fahmy to the Frontline Club. After spending more than 400 days in prison and facing the prospect of a three-year sentence for doing their jobs as journalists, Fahmy and his colleague Baher Mohamed were among 100 prisoners released on 23 September following a presidential pardon. He will be joining us in conversation with his lawyer Amal Clooney to reflect on his ordeal, their fight for press freedom in Egypt and his hopes for the future. Chaired by BBC presenter and chief international correspondent, Lyse Doucet. For media inquiries please email millicent.teasdale@frontlineclub.com.
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Amal Clooney in Maldives

Amal Clooney in Maldives

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AMAL CLOONEY FIGHTS FOR FMR MALDIVES PRESIDENT

AMAL CLOONEY FIGHTS FOR FMR MALDIVES PRESIDENT

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Amal Clooney fighting for release of former Maldives president. To License This Clip, Click Here: http://collection.cnn.com/content/clip/370269833_001.do
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Former President of Maldives Travels to UK for Surgery After Push for Sanctions

Former President of Maldives Travels to UK for Surgery After Push for Sanctions

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Days after human rights lawyer Amal Clooney pushed for the U.S. to impose sanctions on the current government of the Maldives, Mohamed Nasheed was given permission to travel overseas for surgery and left Jan. 18
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Sarah Saucedo on Working for an International Law Firm

Sarah Saucedo on Working for an International Law Firm

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When she entered BU Law, Sarah Saucedo ('06) had no concrete picture of where she wanted to be five years after graduation. What she did have was a clear vision of who she was as a person, an understanding of what was important in her life, and a firm conviction that a legal career would be the best way to pursue her passion for international affairs.
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Maldives apex court suspends lawyers representing suspects in boat blast case (17 Nov, 2015)

Maldives apex court suspends lawyers representing suspects in boat blast case (17 Nov, 2015)

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Maldives apex court suspends lawyers representing suspects in boat blast case (17 Nov, 2015)
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Amal Clooney: Sanction Maldives to get politician's ...

Amal Clooney: Sanction Maldives to get politician's ...

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The Maldives' first democratically elected president, Mohamed Nasheed, is languishing behind bars. His lawyer says diplomatic pressure must be applied to get him out.
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Amal Clooney On Human Rights Crisis In The Maldives | Meet The Press | NBC News

Amal Clooney On Human Rights Crisis In The Maldives | Meet The Press | NBC News

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Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney talks about her latest legal battle in an exclusive Meet the Press interview with Chuck Todd. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and our original series Debunker, Flashback, Nerdwatch, and Show Me. Subscribe to our channel for news stories, technology, politics, health, entertainment, science, business, and exclusive NBC investigations. Connect with NBC News Online! Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC Follow NBC News on Google+: http://nbcnews.to/PlusNBC Follow NBC News on Instagram: http://nbcnews.to/InstaNBC Follow NBC News on Pinterest: http://nbcnews.to/PinNBC Amal Clooney On Human Rights Crisis In The Maldives | Meet The Press | NBC News
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Amal Clooney Discusses Latest Human Rights Battle (Exclusive) | NBC Nightly News

Amal Clooney Discusses Latest Human Rights Battle (Exclusive) | NBC Nightly News

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The high-powered human rights lawyer is using her star power to take on an out-of-control crisis in the Maldives, where her latest client went from being president to prisoner. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and our original series Debunker, Flashback, Nerdwatch, and Show Me. Subscribe to our channel for news stories, technology, politics, health, entertainment, science, business, and exclusive NBC investigations. Connect with NBC News Online! Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC Follow NBC News on Google+: http://nbcnews.to/PlusNBC Follow NBC News on Instagram: http://nbcnews.to/InstaNBC Follow NBC News on Pinterest: http://nbcnews.to/PinNBC Amal Clooney Discusses Latest Human Rights Battle (Exclusive) | NBC Nightly News
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Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why the former President of the Maldives must be released.

Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why the former President of the Maldives must be released.

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Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney tells Amnesty International why she has taken up the case of former President Mohamed Nasheed, former president of the Maldives who was jailed for 13 years on terrorism charges. This hasty trial received universal criticism and the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention has declared his imprisonment as a violation of international law. Amal Clooney gave this interview after she spoke at a side event organised by Amnesty International to highlight the human rights situation in the Maldives focusing on fair trials and access to justice. Amal Clooney acts as legal council to Mohamed Nasheed who is only one of several opposition leaders imprisoned following unfair trials. Others include former Defence Minister Mohamed Nazim, sentenced in March to 11 years for allegedly keeping an unlicensed weapon; former Deputy Speaker of Parliament Ahmed Nazim, sentenced in March to 25 years for alleged corruption. Almost all opposition leaders are either in jail or in exile, fearing arrest and imprisonment if they return. They include Sheikh Imran Abdulla, the leader of Adhaalath Party, who has been detained since May. He is at risk of unfair trial. What you could do:Tweet to the President of Maldives - @presidencymv release Mohamed Nasheed. Release or ensure fair trials for other political opponents #StopUnfairTrials Background: In 2015, a series of arrests and imprisonments of high-profile political opponents in the Maldives has drawn criticism from the international community. In the UPR of the Maldives this year, several states called for judicial accountability in the country, citing serious irregularities within national judicial processes that resulted in violations of the right to a fair trial. The Maldives government maintains that due process has been followed in all cases of arrests and imprisonments in the Maldives. The panelists will discuss the ongoing situation and ways forward to ensure that the right to a fair trial is guaranteed and that judicial accountability is enforced.
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