Clashes In Bangladesh Ahead Of Azam War Crimes Verdict

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Police in Bangladesh have clashed with supporters of the country's Jamaat-e-Islami party ahead of the verdict in the trial of an Islamist leader charged with war crimes.
Clashes In Bangladesh Ahead Of Azam War Crimes Verdict
 
 
Police in Bangladesh have clashed with supporters of the country's Jamaat-e-Islami party ahead of the verdict in the trial of an Islamist leader charged with war crimes.
 
Ghulam Azam, 91, is accused of orchestrating atrocities during the country's 1971 war of independence.Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty. His supporters say the charges are politically motivated. Previous verdicts against Islamist leaders have led to violent protests.
 
 
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