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Bangladesh court sentences Islamist extremists to death for 2016 cafe attack

Nov 27, 2019 - 5:05 PM

Judge Mojibur Rahman says the extremists wanted to 'draw the attention of Islamic State' group

SENTENCED TO DEATH. Police escort detainees (C) accused of allegedly plotting the Holey Artisan Bakery cafe attack, carried out by Islamist militants, to a courtroom for their trial in Dhaka on November 27, 2019. Photo by Munir Uz Zaman/AFP

Bangladesh in mourning after hostage bloodbath

Jul 03, 2016 - 9:44 AM

Flags are being flown at half mast in government offices and at other sites across the country while funerals of the two Bangladeshi victims are expected to be held

TERROR ATTACK. Bangladeshi soldiers and police walk along a street leading to an upscale restaurant in Dhaka on July 2, 2016, following a bloody siege there by armed attackers that began on July 1. Photo from STR / AFP

20 killed in Bangladesh hostage bloodbath

Jul 02, 2016 - 4:23 PM

4th UPDATE Nine of the victims are Italian while Japan confirms that 7 of its nationals are killed A US citizen and a 19 year old Indian are also among the dead