Slain U.S. blogger's wife urges 'thorough' Bangladesh probe

March 25, 2015 10:27 PM

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The wife of a U.S. blogger who was killed by suspected Islamic militants while visiting Bangladesh said on Wednesday that she had suffered brain injuries during the attack and called on Dhaka authorities to "pursue a thorough investigation.”

Rafida Bonya Ahmed and her husband Avijit Roy, both U.S. citizens of Bangladeshi origin who lived in Atlanta, were attacked on Feb. 26 by men wielding machetes outside a literary fair in Dhaka.

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