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Bangladesh courts handing out death sentences

Courts in Bangladesh are continuing to hand out death sentences to people who sided with Pakistan and were involved in mass killings during the 1971 liberation war. The Indian website South Asia Terrorism Portal reported on June 4 that the special International Crimes Tribunal has sentenced Reaz Uddin Fakir, a member of the fundamentalist Jamaat-e-Islami’s […]