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5 dead as Bangladesh opposition enforces strike

5 dead as Bangladesh opposition enforces strike

Oct 27, – The strike is aimed at forcing Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to quit and form a caretaker government made up of people from outside political parties to oversee an election due by early next year. The shutdown began Sunday morning and is to continue until Tuesday night. Police and backers of Bangladesh’s ruling […]

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Tunisia police blocks annual conference of Salafists 1 dead

Tunisia police blocks annual conference of Salafists 1 dead

May 20, AP – KAIROUAN, Tunisia (AP) – Security checkpoints were in place and patrols conducted throughout the central city of Kairouan after authorities declared the conference to be held there by the ultraconservative Muslim group Ansar al-Shariah a threat “to security and public order.” Around 11,000 police officers and soldiers blocked an annual conference […]

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