anti-terrorism

Zero tolerance for terrorism

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reiterated that Bangladesh doesn't allow its territory to be used by any terrorist, terrorist group or entity against any state or people, and always favours resolving any issue with neighbours through talks.

February 13, 2019
February 13, 2019

Stay alert to drug abuse, terrorism

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday urged members of Ansar and VDP to remain vigilant against drug abuse, militancy and terrorism.

July 15, 2018
July 15, 2018

Zero tolerance for terrorism

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reiterated that Bangladesh doesn't allow its territory to be used by any terrorist, terrorist group or entity against any state or people, and always favours resolving any issue with neighbours through talks.

September 20, 2017
September 20, 2017

Eiffel Tower starts work on anti-terror upgrade

Works have started Monday to boost security at the Eiffel Tower as an anti-terrorism measure, city hall said, with bulletproof glass walls set to go up around the world's most visited monument.

July 9, 2017
July 9, 2017

Muslim leaders begin European tour to protest against terror

Dozens of religious leaders board a bus on the Champs Elysees in Paris to kick off a European tour of the sites of recent Islamist attacks to remember the victims and condemn violence.

March 16, 2017
March 16, 2017

Keep children away from terrorism, militancy: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina urges all again to remain alert so that students and children do not take the wrong path of terrorism, militancy and drug addiction.

August 9, 2016
August 9, 2016

India summons Pakistan envoy Abdul Basit

India has summoned Pakistan envoy and issued a strong demarche over Pakistan's continued support to cross-border terrorism in Kashmir, which has fuelled unrest in the Kashmir Valley.

June 24, 2016
June 24, 2016

US, Bangladesh agree to work for counter terrorism

The United States and Bangladesh have agreed to enhance cooperation in the areas of counter terrorism and countering violent extremism through capacity enhancement.

February 16, 2016
February 16, 2016

DMP opens counter terrorism unit

The "Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime" unit under Dhaka Metropolitan Police starts functioning from today with newly promoted Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Monirul Islam as its chief.

January 6, 2016
January 6, 2016

The imperative of a counter-terrorism strategy

One may wonder if our politico-bureaucratic elite suffer from a lack of tradition on strategic thought. Such a worry arises in the...

December 15, 2015
December 15, 2015

Bangladesh in 34-state Islamic military alliance

Bangladesh has joined a Saudi Arabia-based 34-state Islamic military coalition to combat terrorism, according to a joint statement published on state news agency SPA.