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[10 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]

Counterterrorism officials yesterday claimed to have arrested two suspected members of militant outfit “Neo JMB” in the capital’s Khilkhet area.
Although the officers claimed that they arrested Nayeem Ahmed alias Anas, 30, and Anwar Hossain, 35, on Friday night, family members of the duo said they were picked up by unidentified men over a month ago.
Nayeem was picked up from near his Adabar home on July 27 and Anwar, a mechanic, from his motor workshop in Savar on July 31, their families said.
Nayeem’s mother Farzana Ahmed lodged a general diary (GD) …

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[10 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]

by Anwar Hussain in Dhaka Tribune, Sept 10, 2017
Chittagong: Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh has threatened to lay siege to the Myanmar embassy on September 19, if the atrocities against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state of Myanmar continue.
The Qawmi madrasa-based organisation announced the programme at a press conference held at Chittagong Press Club on Saturday morning.
While reading out a written statement, Hefazat Secretary General Junaid Babunagari issued the ultimatum.
He added that Hefazat will also stage nationwide demonstrations against the mass murder of Rohingyas on September 16, and that it would submit memoranda …