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Secretary-General Takes Note of ‘Fresh Presidential Elections’
within New Time Frame in Maldives
The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:
The Secretary-General takes note of the Maldivian Supreme Court’s decision ordering fresh presidential elections to be held within a new time frame. He also acknowledges the continuing efforts by the Elections Commission of the Maldives. The Secretary-General once again calls on all Maldivians to ensure a peaceful, inclusive and credible process for these elections.
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