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Free speech concerns in Bangladesh as writers activist arrested

Free speech concerns in Bangladesh as writers activist arrested


A human chain formed by activists in front of Dhaka's national museum against the arrests [

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Activists and photographer Shahidul Alam arrives surrounded by policemen for a court appearance in Dhaka on

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Police officers standing outside the Supreme Court, where free speech has been defended as a

... banners and placards as they protest against the newly passed Digital Security Act in front of the Press Club in Dhaka, Bangladesh, October 11, 2018.

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... Supporters of Bangladesh Awami League shout slogans as they join a campaign ahead of the general

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Bangladeshi photographer and activist Shahidul Alam was released from Dhaka Central Jail, Keraniganj, near

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FILE PHOTO: Police arrest Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) acting Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir (2nd L) at the BNP party office after a ...

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Bangladeshi Catholic writer and poet Henry Sawpon Howlader is seen in this file photo. He was arrested in Barishal district on May 14 for allegedly defaming ...

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... especially against journalists and rights activists, in order to maintain the government's image and the party's reputation, party sources said.

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