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Star, Grameenphone launch online Liberation War archive

Star, Grameenphone launch online Liberation War archive

“Freedom in the Air”, an online repository of the Liberation War with rare video footage including documentaries, exclusive video interviews; rarely seen images, articles, stories and documents, and newspaper clippings can be accessed from today at The Daily Star website, www.thedailystar.net/freedom-in-the-air. The website was launched yesterday jointly by the newspaper and Grameenphone in the capital's...

Victory: Pakistan army surrenders to allied forces

Victory: Pakistan army surrenders to allied forces

Pakistan Army Eastern Commander Lt. General Amir Abdullah Khan Niazi surrendered unconditionally on behalf of his 93,000 Pakistan troops at a public ceremony at Dhaka Ramna Race Course (now Suhrawardy Uddyan) to the Bangladesh and Indian joint command on December 16, 1971 after nine-month-long bloody war. It was decided that General Jagjit Singh...

ICT law to try organisations in next JS session: Minister

ICT law to try organisations in next JS session: Minister

A bill amending the law to let the tribunals try and punish organisations for war crimes will be placed during the next parliament session for approval, Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque said today. “They who committed crimes in 1971 using religion should be tried. People of the country also want their trials,”...

War Calendar: Chronology of events taking place during 1971

Here is a chronology of events that took place since January 1 to December 31, 1971. Besides research by our own team, we received the gracious cooperation of Liberation War Museum (LWM), which provided us its whole chronicle of 1971 events. Visit LWM website here: http://www.liberationwarmuseum.org

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Mujib freed from house arrest

Mujib freed from house arrest

Also watch Bangabandhu briefs media in London Jan 8, 1972

Killing of intellectuals at Rayerbazar

Killing of intellectuals at Rayerbazar

The killings of intellectuals were a well planned strategy to divest a Bangladesh that has just emerged as an independent country of its thinkers, professionals and teachers to cripple its progress. They were taken to al-Badr torture-camp situated in Mohammadpur Physical Training College. They first inflicted physical pains and then took them to Rayerbazar...

Stories on Bangladesh Liberation war

Stories on Bangladesh Liberation war

What the Pakistani troops carried out in the then East Pakistan was the worst genocide in modern times, causing the greatest human displacement. Hundreds of thousands of refugees from systemic slaughter streamed over the border into India. The occupation army tried its best to cover up their massacre, but journalists of different international...

Women raped by Pakistani army men in 1971

Women raped by Pakistani army men in 1971

This documentary shows the evidence of rape of Bangladeshi women by Pakistani army personnel during the Liberation War in 1971.  Here are Washington Post, New York Times, New York Daily News, Los Angeles Times, New York Post all these American news papers reported the rape in Bangladesh has been a crime without precedence...

BBC's Michael Clayton reports on March crackdown

BBC's Michael Clayton reports on March crackdown

NBC News on March 29, 1971 reports quoting sources in India that West Pakistan is continuing to bomb parts of East Pakistan (now Bangladesh). The attacking West Pakistanis claim that the situation here is under their control. Video footage recorded by BBC newsman Michael Clayton before he was expelled from East Pakistan along...

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