Bangladesh Security Forces Kill Mastermind Of Dhaka Cafe Attack

August 27, 2016 6:08 AM

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Bangladesh Security Forces Kill Mastermind Of Dhaka Cafe Attack

DHAKA: Bangladesh security forces killed four militants on Saturday, including the alleged mastermind of an attack on a cafe in Dhaka last month in which 22 people, mostly foreigners, were killed, the head of Dhaka's counter-terrorism police unit told Reuters.

The militants were cornered in an early morning raid on their hideout in Naraynganj, on the outskirts of the capital, and were killed after refusing to surrender, Additional Commissioner of Police Monirul Islam said.

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