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Bangladesh PM says 13 hostages rescued from Dhaka cafe, some killed

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DHAKA (Reuters) - Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said on Saturday that 13 hostages were rescued from a besieged cafe in Dhaka on Saturday, but some had been killed.

In a television broadcast, Hasina said six gunman had also been killed and one had been captured alive in a dawn raid on the cafe by Bangladeshi commandos.

Reporting by Euan Rocha; Editing by Nick Macfie

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