mercoledì 20 ottobre 2021

Bangladesh ruling party rallies for Hindus after deadly violence

Awami League plans series of rallies over next two weeks after one of the country’s worst bouts of religious violence. Thousands of members of Bangladesh’s ruling party have rallied in support of the nation’s besieged minority Hindus after one of the worst bouts of religious violence in the Muslim-majority nation in more than 10 years. The wave of clashes left at least six people, including two Hindu men, dead and dozens of homes destroyed, according to local media. Police said 450 people had been arrested. The attacks began on Friday when hundreds of Muslims protested in (...)