The Atlantic Council's South Asia Center and Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security invite you to a discussion about the ongoing political turmoil in the Maldives following President Abdulla Yameen’s implementation of a state of emergency. During this discussion former Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Maldives, Mr. Ahmed Naseem, will share his thoughts and perspectives on the political turmoil that has beset the island nation in recent weeks in context of evolving geopolitical shifts in the Indo – Pacific and its implications for US policy.
Please join us for this discussion on March 15, 2018 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. at the Atlantic Council. The event is open to press and on the record.

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The event is on-the-record and open to the public and media. For media related questions, please email The recorded video will be available after the event.

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