Human Rights Commission of the Maldives


Press Release: PR - 013/2013

Published on 27-09-2013



The Human Rights Commission of the Maldives appeals to the Maldives Police Services and the Maldives National Defense Force to exercise restraint and refrain from taking any action that violates the right to peaceful assembly and freedom of expression ensured by the constitution and international treaties the Maldives is party to.

The Commission further appeals to the public to exercise the freedom of assembly with patience and restrain.

The Commission also appeals to the public to take national peace and harmony in to account and be responsible when using the media.