Tag Archives: war criminals

A candle for hope

Published/Broadcast by : BD News 24Date : Thursday, 14 February 2013Author : Staff correspondentContent : 2013-02-14 Staff Correspondent, The morning began with the usual national anthem ‘Amar Shonar Bangla… Ami Tomay Bhalobashi’ at 6:05am. That was followed by the usual slogans demanding execution of war criminals. Wednesday saw young men and women dressed to…

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Jamaat to intrude into AL: Humayun

Published/Broadcast by : Bangla News 24Date : Friday, 25 January 2013Author : Staff CorrespondentContent : 25 Jan 2013 Staff Correspondent DHAKA: Ruling Awami League (AL) Advisory Council member advocate Yusuf Hossain Humayun said Jamaat members are trying to intrude into his party to foil the ongoing trial of the war criminals. He came up…

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Khaleda shell-shocked by war crimes verdict: Matia

Date : Wednesday, 23 January 2013Author : Content : 2013-01-23 Dhaka: Agriculture Minister and Awami League Presidium Member Matia Chowdhury on Wednesday said BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia is shell-shocked by the maiden war crimes trial verdict against a leader of its ally Jamaat-e-Islami. She said although the country’s people have hailed the verdict against Abul…

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BD war crimes: Azad sentenced to death

Date : Monday, 21 January 2013Author : Content : January 21, 2013 Maolana Abul Kalam Azad, who has been on the run for about a year, is the first person to be convicted by the International Crimes Tribunal (ICT) created by the country’s government to try suspected war criminals. Azad was found guilty of seven…

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‘You can’t save war criminals’

Published/Broadcast by : BD News 24Date : Friday, 28 December 2012Author : Content : Dhaka, Dec 27 (—Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia will not succeed in ‘her attempts to ‘save’ the suspected war criminals. “I would like to make it clear, you [Khaleda Zia] tried to protect the killers…

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Blockade designed to save war criminals: PM

Published/Broadcast by : Daily StarDate : Sunday, 9 December 2012Author : -Content : Sheikh HasinaUNB, Dhaka Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday blasted the opposition for “enforcing countrywide road blockade to save the war criminals” at a time when the country is in a mood to celebrate the series victory against formidable West Indies in…

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It’s for saving war criminals

Published/Broadcast by : Daily StarDate : Friday, 30 November 2012Author : Content : PM flays Khaleda for Dec 9 road blockade; says no question of declaring emergency Staff Correspondent Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday launched a blistering attack on Opposition Leader Khaleda Zia for her remarks that the government may declare a state of emergency…

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International community urged to stop ‘summary executions’ in Bangladesh

Published/Broadcast by : Arab NewsDate : Wednesday, 31 October 2012Author : P.K. ABDUL GHAFOURContent : Wednesday 31 October 2012 5:36 pm The trial of Jamaat-e-Islami and BNP leaders in Bangladesh as war criminals has divided the Muslim country. Supporters of the ruling Awami League government alleged the arrested opposition leaders were behind the killings, rapes and…

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Cross-examination of PWs in 3 war crimes cases nearing end

Published/Broadcast by : Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)Date : Saturday, 20 October 2012Author : BSSContent : The trial of three alleged war criminals is almost in the last stage with cross-examination of the prosecution witnesses (PW) in these cases nearing completion at the International Crimes Tribunal (ICT). These three are – former ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami Ghulam…

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Bangladeshi economist pitches for capital punishment for war criminals

Published/Broadcast by : News Track IndiaDate : Thursday, 13 September 2012Author : Content : Dhaka, Sept 13 (ANI): Eminent Bangladeshi economist, Abul Barakat, on Thursday called for handing down death sentences to war criminals. Speaking to reporters here, Barakat said war criminals had committed crimes against humanity. “As a freedom fighter I know what they…

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Raise voice against move to protect war criminals PM asks sector commanders

Published/Broadcast by : Daily StarDate : Monday, 27 February 2012Author : Unb, DhakaContent : A delegation of Sector Commanders’ Forum led by Maj Gen (retd) KM Safiullah calls on Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Prime Minister’s Office in the city yesterday. Photo: PID Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday urged the Sector Commanders’ Forum (SCF) to…

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Trial obstruction to invite legal action

Published/Broadcast by : Daily StarDate : Friday, 17 February 2012Author : Content : JS passes resolution for new law after drama; law ministry’s views ignored Staff Correspondent Parliament yesterday passed a resolution calling upon the government to enact a law to take action against those obstructing the ongoing war crimes trial. The resolution was adopted…

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