UPDATE 1-Gay rights activist killed in Bangladesh in suspected Islamist attack

April 25, 2016 4:08 PM

17 0

DHAKA, April 25 Suspected Islamist militants hacked to death a leading gay rights activist and a friend in an apartment in the Bangladeshi capital on Monday, police said.

The attack came two days after a university professor was killed in similar fashion on Saturday in an attack claimed by the Islamic State.

Also read: Roadside bomb kills 9 people in northwest Pakistan

Read more

To category page