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Bangladesh Islamist's death sentence sparks deadly riots

Feb 28 2013

DHAKA A Bangladeshi Islamist party leader was sentenced to death on Thursday over abuses carried out during the country's independence war, triggering riots that killed at least 30 people.

Bangladesh Islamist's death sentence sparks deadly riots

Feb 28 2013

DHAKA A Bangladeshi Islamist party leader was sentenced to death on Thursday over abuses carried out during the country's independence war, triggering riots that killed at least 30 people.

Fifteen die in protests at Bangladesh Islamist's death sentence

Feb 28 2013

DHAKA A Bangladesh tribunal convicted an Islamist party leader and sentenced him to death on Thursday, the third verdict by the court set up to investigate abuses during the country's independence war, triggering widespread protests by supporters in which at least 15 people were killed.

Bangladesh amends war crimes law, mulls banning Islamists

Feb 17 2013

DHAKA Bangladesh's parliament, meeting demands of protesters thronging the capital, amended a law on Sunday allowing the state to appeal any verdict in war crimes trials it deems inadequate and out of step with public opinion.

Bangladesh amends war crimes law, mulls banning Islamists

Feb 17 2013

DHAKA Bangladesh's parliament, meeting demands of protesters thronging the capital, amended a law on Sunday allowing the state to appeal any verdict in war crimes trials it deems inadequate and out of step with public opinion.

Bangladesh amends war crimes law, mulls banning Islamists

Feb 17 2013

DHAKA Bangladesh's parliament, meeting demands of protesters thronging the capital, amended a law on Sunday allowing the state to appeal any verdict in war crimes trials it deems inadequate and out of step with public opinion.

Bangladesh amends war crimes law, mulls banning Islamists

Feb 17 2013

DHAKA DHAKA, Feb 17 Bangladesh's parliament, meeting the demands of protesters thronging the capital, amended a law on Sunday allowing the state to appeal any verdict in war crimes trials it deems inadequate and out of step with public opinion.

Bangladesh amends war crimes law, mulls banning Islamists

Feb 17 2013

DHAKA DHAKA, Feb 17 Bangladesh's parliament, meeting the demands of protesters thronging the capital, amended a law on Sunday allowing the state to appeal any verdict in war crimes trials it deems inadequate and out of step with public opinion.

Blogger's death rekindles anti-Islamist protests in Bangladesh

Feb 16 2013

DHAKA More than 100,000 Bangladeshi protesters, angered by the killing of one of their leaders, poured back onto the streets of the capital on Saturday to demand the death penalty for those found guilty of war crimes in the 1971 independence conflict.

Bangladesh police kill three Islamists as war crimes protests rage on

Feb 15 2013

DHAKA Bangladeshi police on Friday shot dead three Islamist activists who were protesting against two of their leaders' convictions for war crimes, while far larger demonstrations calling for the men to be executed continued for an 11th day.

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