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Bangladesh blames local groups for attacks, seeks suspects with ties to Daesh

thestar.com — "We have good intelligence about Islamic State supporters," Monirul Islam, then the joint commissioner of the Dhaka metropolitan police, said in an interview last year. "They have confided that they want to go to Syria and participate in jihad. Not in Bangladesh. Their plan does not include anything like they would kill anyone in Bangladesh."

Bangladesh, Blaming Local Groups for Attacks, Seeks Suspects Tied to ISIS

nytimes.com — Until last fall, officials openly discussed fledgling efforts by a handful of Islamic State recruiters to lure Bangladeshis to Turkey, and on to Iraq or Syria. They did not seem to pose an urgent problem for Bangladesh: The number of recruits was not large, believed to be several dozen, and officials had no inkling that they aspired to carry out domestic attacks.

Two Hostages From Bangladesh Standoff Are Still Missing

nytimes.com — DHAKA, Bangladesh - Amnesty International called on the Bangladeshi government on Tuesday to clarify the whereabouts of a former hostage from the recent attack on a Dhaka restaurant who was detained by the police but whose fate is now uncertain.

Man Survives Terrorist Attack in Bangladesh, but Is Arrested as a Suspect

nytimes.com — DHAKA, Bangladesh - When he was released with seven other hostages after a harrowing night of terrorist violence last Saturday, Tahmid Hasib Khan expected to be greeted with welcoming arms. Instead, Mr. Khan, a 22-year-old University of Toronto student, was grabbed by the Bangladeshi police, beaten and taken into custody.

Bangladesh bombing: Deadly blast at largest Eid al-Fitr gathering

smh.com.au — Injured people are assisted after an attack in Kishoreganj, Bangladesh. Photo: Jamuna TV/AP After attacks on Muslims, many ask: where is the outpouring of grief? Dhaka: A bombing at Bangladesh's largest gathering for the Eid al-Fitr holiday killed two police officers and a civilian on Thursday and injured several others, a day after the Islamic State warned that more attacks would follow the militants' bloody siege in the capital last week.

Bombing at Bangladesh’s Largest Eid Gathering Kills at Least One

nytimes.com — DHAKA, Bangladesh - A bombing at Bangladesh 's largest gathering for the Eid holiday killed at least one person on Thursday, a day after the Islamic State warned that more attacks would follow the militants' bloody siege in the capital last week.

Amid Crackdown, ISIS Warns of New Attacks in Bangladesh

nytimes.com — DHAKA, Bangladesh - The authorities in Bangladesh began a broad effort on Wednesday to compile a list of young men who have disappeared and may have been recruited by militant groups for terrorist operations like last week's massacre of 22 people at a restaurant in the capital, Dhaka.

As Bangladesh Counts Rohingya, Some Fear Forced Relocation

nytimes.com — COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh - Bangladesh's government began its first census of undocumented Rohingya refugees on Thursday, setting off fears that it might lead to a mass relocation or forcible repatriation of the refugees to Myanmar.

Bangladeshi Editor, 81, Is Accused in Plot to Kill Leader’s Son

nytimes.com — DHAKA, Bangladesh - The Bangladeshi police arrested a prominent magazine editor on Saturday, accusing him of being involved in a plot to kill the son of the prime minister. The arrest was the latest in a string of criminal proceedings against journalists in the country.

Secular Activist in Bangladesh Is Killed After Criticizing Militant Islam

nytimes.com — NEW DELHI - Men armed with machetes have killed a secular activist in Dhaka, the Bangladeshi capital, a police official said on Thursday, the latest in a series of grisly attacks on intellectuals and bloggers who have written critically about militant Islam on social media.
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