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Maldives' Yameen challenges election defeat

Maldives' Yameen challenges election defeat

Maldives strongman President Abdulla Yameen's party Wednesday filed a legal petition challenging his landslide election defeat last month despite major international pressure for him to step down.

Soldier, two retired officers killed south of Cairo

Soldier, two retired officers killed south of Cairo

An unidentified gunman killed two retired military officers and a soldier at a highway toll station south of the Egyptian capital, the military said Wednesday.