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Clashes follow ruling that Maldives ex-president 'not forced out'

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Riot police officers stand guard as they block supporters of former Maldives' President Mohamed Nasheed during a protest in Male, Maldives, Aug. 30, 2012.

MALE (Reuters) - Supporters of a former president of the Maldives scuffled with soldiers on Thursday in a protest against a report which said the leader's ousting this year did not constitute a coup. Full story…

Adnan Abidi / Reuters

Maldivian riot police chase away supporters of former Maldives' President Mohamed Nasheed during a protest in Male, Maldives, Aug. 30.

Adnan Abidi / Reuters

Supporters of former Maldives' President Mohamed Nasheed scuffle with an army soldier during a protest in Male, Maldives, Aug. 30.

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A supporter of former Maldives' President Mohammed Nasheed is detained during a protest after the commission of national inquiry released its report in Male, Maldives, Aug. 30.

Adnan Abidi / Reuters

A supporter of former Maldives' President Mohamed Nasheed argues with a police officer during a protest in Male, Maldives, Aug. 30.

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