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  • Huji kingpin Mufti Hannan hanged

    Mufti Abdul Hannan, one of the country's most dreaded militants, was involved in plotting and carrying out all the terror attacks by Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami Bangladesh. The Huji chief was responsible for the killing of more than a hundred people in 13 militant attacks between 1999 and 2005.
  • Ansar al Islam: Change of tactics in recruitment

    Just-banned militant outfit Ansar al Islam, said to be the Bangladesh chapter of al-Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent (AQIS), has decided to change its recruitment strategy fearing that the online exposure of recruiters would help law enforcers track down its leaders and activists.
  • Terrorism threat to persist despite crackdown success

    Prof Rohan Gunaratna, an international security expert, fears the terrorism and militancy threat to Bangladesh would linger although
  • Busted Ctg den was 'Neo JMB' training centre

    The Chittagong den busted on Wednesday was a “Neo JMB” training centre often visited by a man who kept his face covered and gave
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    82pc of them radicalised thru' social media

    Around 82 percent of the arrested militant suspects were radicalised through social media platforms, a police study has found.