bangladesh militancy

Bangladesh Tightens Security at Gas Field After Militant Threat

DHAKA, April 25 – Bangladesh has increased security at its largest natural gas field, which is operated by Chevron, the government said on Monday, citing a rare threat by a militant group operating in neighbouring India. The United Liberation Front of Assam has been fighting for secession from India and many of its members are

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Suspected Islamist Militants Kill Hindu Priest in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Feb 21 – Suspected Islamist militants stabbed and killed a Hindu priest at a temple in Bangladesh on Sunday, and shot and injured a devotee who went to his aid, police said. Bangladesh has suffered a wave of Islamist militant violence in recent months, including a series of bomb attacks on mosques and Hindu

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