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Maldives' Nasheed vows to run for president

Exiled Maldives opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed vowed Friday to run for president after the Supreme Court overturned his criminal conviction, saying it was politically motivated. "I can contest and will contest," the country's first democratically elected president told AFP in Colombo a day after the ruling. "We must set up proper procedures for inclusive, free and fair elections with full international observation.
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