bangladesh attacks

Bangladesh Arrests Four Militants in Hunt for Cafe Attack Militants

DHAKA, July 21 – Bangladesh’s security force arrested four members of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen (JMB) on Thursday, including a regional leader of the banned group blamed for the Islamist attack on a cafe in Dhaka in which 22 people were killed, mostly foreigners. The Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) raided an apartment on the outskirts of the capital

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Dhaka Unnerved

Recent attacks have shattered the city’s calm By Razia Desai Missing – Not in their worst imaginings, do wealthy parents of privately-educated sons conclude that ‘missing’ means their child is now an internationally absconding terrorist. At most, this is a word used when Asian families think their teenagers have eloped with someone from an inappropriate

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Islamist Militants Kill 20 In Bangladesh Before Commandos End Siege

By Serajul Quadir and Ruma Paul DHAKA, July 2 – Islamist militants killed 20 people, including at least nine Italians, seven Japanese and an American, inside an upmarket restaurant in Bangladesh’s capital, before security forces stormed the building and ended a 12-hour standoff on Saturday. Daesh said it was responsible for one of the most

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