Posts Tagged ‘ jamaat ’

Deconstructing the Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh

Feb 2013

Among other things, the Shahbagh movement demands a ban on Jamaat and religious politics. Earlier this month, one of the accused collaborators in 1971, Abdul Quader Mollah, also known as the “Butcher of Mirpur,” was convicted of atrocities. Surprising most observers, however, Mollah escaped the death penalty. This set off the Shahbagh movement —...
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