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CONTAINER INFORMATION

Abbreviation

MDV

Website

Maldives

Established

7/26/1965

Discontinued

 

Last Modified

8/26/2012


President

President

Parliament

Majlis


DESCRIPTION

The Maldives were long a sultanate, first under Dutch and then under British protection. They became a republic in 1968, three years after independence. Tourism and fishing are being developed on the archipelago.


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10/28/2010 11:00 pm

General

Maldives police to probe foul-mouthed wedding ceremony

ChronoT

7/1/2010 11:55 am

News

Maldives plunges into power struggle

Andy


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