Monthly Archives: February 2009

Blithering Idiot

In the aftermath of the BDR mutiny in Bangladesh that may have killed up to 170 people, Dean Nelson, the South Asia editor of the British newspaper Telegraph, thinks he has figured it out. He thinks himself clever because he … Continue reading

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Death Toll Skyrocketing From Massacre In Dhaka

Now that the BDR “mutiny” in Dhaka is over, bodies of those massacred are being found inside the BDR headquarters at Pilkhana. Other bodies have been discovered dumped into sewege drains. Many army and BDR officers remain missing and it … Continue reading

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Breaking: Tanks Roll Toward Dhaka

The Associated Press is reporting the following breaking news: Local media say army tanks are rolling toward the Bangladeshi capital hours after the prime minister warned mutinous border guards to end their two-day rebellion. The revolt by border guards angry … Continue reading

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Day Of Uncertainty In Bangladesh

With nearly 50 people feared dead, the gunbattle at the BDR headquarters in Dhaka has come to an end after the government carried out negotiations with some of the rebellious soldiers. But now BBC is reporting the following: The mutiny … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Heavy Fighting Reported In Bangladesh

There are reports that a gun battle is going in Dhaka at the headquarters of Bangladesh Rifles. BBC  reports: A gun battle has broken out inside the headquarters of the Bangladesh border guards in the capital, Dhaka, police and TV … Continue reading

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