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By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Oct 10th, 2016
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Naypyidaw, Myanmar (Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Myanmar has shuttered crossings on its border with Bangladesh and local schools following weekend attacks on police station outposts that left at least 17 people dead, including nine police officers. Early Sunday morning, attackers armed with ...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 23rd, 2016
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Thursday that the Saudi Arabia-led anti-terror international coalition would not have combat forces. Cavusoglu said that once it was spoken about a military coalition, “operations come to every...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Dec 30th, 2015
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San José , Costa Rica ( ICR + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Costa Rica law enforcement officers detained 51 illegal migrants from various countries that were traveling in a truck near the Caña Blanca bridge in Jaco shortly before 3 a.m. on Wednesday. Authorities detained 26 migrants from Nepal; 9 from Banglad...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Dec 25th, 2015
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Colombo ,Sri Lanka ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Sri Lanka has invited Saudi Arabia to set up a petroleum refinery in the southern part of the island, the Governor of the Central Bank Arjuna Mahendran has said according to a report in Arab News. The Central Bank Governors has said that In additio...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Nov 27th, 2015
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Dhaka,Bangladesh (VOA News + DIPLOMAT.SO)- The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack on worshippers at a Shi’ite mosque in northern Bangladesh that killed one and wounded three others, the U.S.-based monitoring organization SITE Intelligence Group said Friday. Unidentifie...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Nov 22nd, 2015
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Dhaka,Bangladesh (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) — Bangladesh executed two opposition leaders Sunday for war crimes during the country’s 1971 independence war, despite concerns that the legal proceedings against them were flawed and threats of violence by their supporters. A reporter was shot and wounded af...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Nov 11th, 2015
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Gauhati,India ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Bangladesh on Friday handed over a jailed Indian rebel leader whose group has been fighting to free the northeastern Indian state of Assam from New Delhi’s rule, officials said. Anup Chetia, a leader of the banned United Liberation Front of Assam, was being b...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 31st, 2015
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Dhaka, Bangladesh ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) — Two writers and a publisher were stabbed and shot Saturday at a publishing house in Bangladesh’s capital, police said. The attack in Dhaka comes amid fears about the rise of radical Islam in Bangladesh. At least four atheist bloggers have been murde...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 26th, 2015
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Dhaka,Bangladesh ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Bangladesh has arrested four suspects in connection with the killing of an Italian aid worker who was shot in the South Asian nation’s capital in September. Officials say the suspects have confessed to killing Cesare Tavella, the local project manage...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Oct 24th, 2015
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Dhaka, Bangladesh ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for bombings that targeted Shias in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, on Saturday, the monitor group SITE said. It cited Islamic State as saying “soldiers of the Caliphate in Bangladesh” detonated explos...